In 2nd semester of 2017 Professor Jong-ho Jeong, the recipient of the SNU Education Award, held a special lecture on December 5, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Center for Teaching and Learning. Professor Jeong lectured on “Seoul National University’s Vision and Strategy for Global Education” The lecture was composed of not only students and professors from GSIS, but also from other departments as well. Together they deliberated on the future global education of Seoul National University.
The‘SNU Educational Award’ is awarded to ten professors each semester, selected by students, colleagues and members of the university for the quality of their lecturing, student guidance and other educational activities. Professor Jeong was especially recognized for his contribution to Globalizing SNU’s education, by being responsible for initiating, designing and operating the‘SNU in the World’ Program. Professor Jeong greatly developed the university’s global perspective. Upon receiving the award, Professor Jeong donated half of the prize money to GSIS to support future education and business research programs. Finally, the professor hopes that the award encourages further development of new and existing GSIS programs.