Associate Professor of Instruction, Asian Languages and Cultures
Eunmi Lee launched the Korean language program at Northwestern in 1994. Since the beginning, she has been teaching and developing the Korean curriculum for all levels -- first and second year and a special course for Korean heritage students with strong oral proficiency. She received her M.A. in East Asian Studies from Indiana University and attended Yonsei Graduate School of International Studies in Korea, where she studied modern Korean and Chinese history. She holds the Distinguished Senior Lecturer rank and her research interests are cultural studies and language acquisition.