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Jahee KIM (ROK)

Jahee KIM (ROK) is a Researcher in the Department of National Security and Unification Studies at the Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS), Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Seoul. She is in charge of conducting research on foreign affairs and national security, organizing and coordinating IFANS’s academic and international seminars and conferences related to inter-Korean relations and nuclear non-proliferation. She also has produced many research papers and reports that were either published or circulated within our Foreign Ministry. Her research interest lies in North Korean nuclear affairs, the ROK-US alliance, and nuclear non-proliferation. She has a B.A. in Political Science and English Literature from Dankook University and a M.A. from the Korea University Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS), specializing in International Peace and Security studies. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Korea University, writing her dissertation on Alliance and Nuclear Proliferation dynamics.