Dr. J.H. (Jin Hee) Park

Position:
  • Lecturer
Expertise:
  • Korean Studies


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 5755
E-Mail: j.h.park@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Institute for Area Studies, SAS Korea
Office Address: Arsenaal
Arsenaalstraat 1
2311 CT Leiden
Room number 1.27


Fields of interest

  • Korean grammar
  • Learning Korean as a foreign language
  • Language acquisition

Research

My dissertation is entitled 'A study on Types of Semantic Relation on Clause Linking in Korean'. It investigates semantic relations on clause linking and their grammatical properties. It is a data-based inquiry which covers all the 105 items of the endings of clause linking in Korean using Sejong corpus.

Teaching activities

I have been working as a professional Korean language instructor for six years at Sogang University in Seoul. I've been granted the Certificate of Korean Language Teacher (Level 2), issued by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of South Korea.

Employment

August 2013 - present
Lecturer, Korean Studies, LIAS, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands.

Jan.-Jun. 2013
Self-employed instructor of Korean Language Course, Hamel Foundation, Gorinchem, The Netherlands.

Jan.-Dec. 2013
Researcher and teacher of “PLAY KOREAN! - Learning Korean using Korean popular music on YouTube,” funded by the Korean Foundation, SOAS, University of London, http://www.youtube.com/user/PlayKorean.

March 2006 - February 2012
Instructor of Korean Language Education Center, Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea.

Grants and awards

Feb. 2014
Granted Certificate of Korean Language Teacher (Level 2), issued by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, South Korea. (Certificate number: 13-23-162)

May. 2007
Granted Certificate of Korean Language Teacher (Level 3), issued by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, South Korea. (Certificate number: 07-31-209)

Mar. 2004 - Feb. 2006, Mar. 2001 - Aug. 2003 
Granted Brain Korea 21 Scholarship (BK-21 Sogang-Ewha Linguistics Education-  Research Project), Seoul, South Korea.

Sep. - Dec. 2002
Visiting student at Durham University, Durham, UK. (Supported by BK-21.)

Teaching activities

  1. Language course (Korean studies and international studies of Leiden University)
    Advanced Korean: 24 hours
    Intermediate Korean: 48 hours
    Beginner's Korean: 61 hours

  2. Language course (Sogang Korean Language Education Center, Sogang University)
    Advanced Korean:  2,882 hours
    Intermediate Korean: 389 hours
    Intermediate Korean, speaking and listening: Sogang Korean level 3 and 4 (25 hours)
    Beginner’s Korean: 1,225 hours

  3. Cultural course
    Singing K-pop class (60 hours)
    Korean and Popular culture (50 hours)

Administration

  1. Coordinating language learning programs 
    Jan. 2014 - present. Korean in situ program
    Korean Studies, LIAS, Leiden university, Leiden, The Netherlands.

    Jun. 20 - Jul. 22 2010. Language courses of Sogang Korean studies summer program.
    Sogang university, Seoul, South Korea.

    May 07 - Jun. 15 2007. Hongkong city university summer school.
    Sogang Korean Language Education Center, Sogang university, Seoul, South Korea.

  2. Organizing cultural events
    Jan. 2014 - present. Korean night @ The Hague.
    BA International Studies, Leiden university, Leiden, The Netherlands.

Publications

Workshop/conference/colloquium articles
Bokyung Kim, Jinhee Park, Hyunsung Lim and Youkyung Ju. 2014. “K-pop을 활용한 한국어 교육: ‘Play Korean!’을 중심으로”, The 5th EAKLE (European Association of Korean Language Education) workshop. (Please refer to: www.eurokorean.org

Book chapters  
2014. ‘Jŏl jŏpsogŭi ŭimiwa t’ongsa’ (The semantics and syntax of Korean clause linking). In: C.M. Suh et al., Han’gugŏ ŏmiŭi munbŏp, Seoul: Yŏkrak, pp. 399-450.

Last Modified: 11-12-2015