International Relations

POSTECH International Relations is responsible for cooperation with foreign institutions and coordination of student exchange programs with partner universities. The main tasks of International Relations are inbound and outbound student mobility, international student and scholar services, and international collaboration on a larger scale, including activities of the Association of East Asian Research Universities (AEARU). The office also assists international guests with travel arrangements and hospitality to facilitate an unforgettable POSTECH experience during their stay.


International Relations Duties & Responsibilities



Hyoeun Park (Director)


∙ Overall Supervision of International Relations

Ji-Hye Kim


∙ International Student Recruitment


∙ Campus Asia Program

∙ Overall Management of Interactions with East Asia

∙ Supervision of ISSS

∙ IR Planning & Budget, Overall Management of IR Data

Kiljong Yoo


∙ (Inbound) Student Exchange Programs

∙ POSTECH Semester Exchange Program

∙ Overall Management of Interactions with Europe

∙ National Scholarship Programs

∙ IR Purchase & Asset Management

Monica No


∙ International Visitors and Senior Administrators’ Overseas Business Support

∙ Overall Management of Interactions with Asia, Oceania and Africa

∙ Summer Session Program

∙ Global Internship Program

∙ IR Homepage & Facebook Management

∙ Overall Management of IR Collaboration Data

 David Lee


∙ International Collaboration

  – Establishment of New Partnerships

  – International Agreements

∙ Overall Management of Interactions with America

∙ International Visitors

∙ Language Support: Editing & Writing

Kahon Hong


∙ International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

  – Orientations and Support Programs for International Members

     (Cultural Activities, Holiday Parties, Festivals, etc.)

  – Management of the ISSS Office & Foreigner Support


∙ Visa/Immigration

  – Visa Issuance for International Members

  – Management of International Member Arrival/Departure

  – Management of Online Visa Application System

∙ POSTECH Summer / Winter Programs

Jiyun Seo


∙ Bilingual Campus: University Regulations and English Document Editing

∙ BC Homepage Management

∙ Bilingual Support for University Events

 As of January, 2017