Professor Shout-Out! Meet Dr. Jin Kim

Dr. Jin Kim, Assistant professor, Communication Department, since 2010

About:

Kim

Where did you attend school?

-Yonsei University, B.A., Seoul, Korea

-Indiana University, M.A., Bloomington, IN

-University of Iowa, Ph.D., Iowa City, IA

Where have you been employed?

Hope College, Holland, MI

Did you always want to teach?

Yes, teaching has been always my dream job.

Highlight of academic career, thus far:

Publishing two articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Favorite Color?

Blue

Favorite place to eat in the Capital Region?

The Saint Rose dining hall.

Favorite TV show?

My So-Called Life

What is the last book you read?

One Hundred Years of Solitude (by Marquez).

If you could have one superpower, what would you choose?

Being a developed version of Funes (as in the Borges’ short story). An ability to absorb (plus, to stop it whenever I want to) all information I read and watch and synthesize them.

Bonus!?

Thanks!

What do you think?