Korean Studies

Prof. Dr. Yong Wook Lee

Visiting Professor


University of Tübingen
Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies
Department of Korean Studies

 Wilhelmstr. 133, Room 40


Office Hours

 Mondays 5:30 - 6:30 pm





Yong Wook Lee is Professor in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Korea University (Seoul, Korea). His first book, entitled “The Japanese Challenge to the American Neoliberal World Order: Identity, Meaning, and Foreign Policy,” was published from Stanford University Press (2008). He also edited and translated five books on East Asian international relations. Lee’s works appeared in various academic journals, including International Studies Quarterly, Review of International Political Economy, and Review of International Studies. He is currently finishing up a book on East Asian financial regionalism. Prior to Korea University, Lee taught at Brown University and the University of Oklahoma.

Academic Profile


Korea University

Ph.D. in International Relations

University of Southern California