Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University


About APU

KIM Chan Hoe

KIM Chan Hoe


Vice-President, Assistant to the Trustees of the Ritsumeikan Trust, Dean, Careers

Academic Background

Ph.D. in Japanese Literature, Ritsumeikan University–Division of Letters, Japan, 1995

Career/Employment Background

Dean, Student Affairs (Concurrent post with AP House Director), Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan (April 2009–March 2015)
Visiting Professor, Korea University, Seoul Korea (April 2015–March 2016)
Trustee, The Ritsumeikan Trust (July 2011–June 2014)
Professor, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan (April 2002–Present)
Visiting Scholar, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (September 2006–February 2007)
Associate Dean, Student Affairs, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan (April 2003–March 2006)
Instructor, Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Japan (April 2000–March 2003)
Associate Professor, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan (April 2000–March 2002)
Full-time Instructor, Ritsumeikan University, Japan (April 1998–March 2000)

External Positions

Committee Member, The Japanese Old Storytelling Society (April 2011–Present)
Director, The International Korean Language Applied Linguistics Association (April 2011–Present)
Editorial Board Member, Tamra Culture Research Institute–Tamra Culture Research (April 2011–Present)
Coterie Member, Traditional Literature Research Institute (September 2011–Present)
Vice President, The Japanese Modern Association of Korea (January 2008–Present)