External Journal Reviewer
- Asia Pacific Education Review (Editorial Board 2007-present)
- Comparative Education Review (U.S)
- Compare (U.K.)
- Educational Policy (U.S.)
- Frontiers of Education in China (China)
- Higher Education (U.S.)
- Information, Communication and Learning (U.S.)
- International Journal of Education and Development (U.K.)
- International Journal of the Humanities (U.S.)
- Journal of School Leadership (U.S.)
- KEDI Journal of Education (Editorial Board 2009-2015)
- Philosophy of the Social Sciences (U.S.)
- Teacher’s College Record (U.S.)
- International Review of Administrative Sciences (UK)
Blind Book Reviewer
- Emerald Press
Boards and Offices
Economics and Finance Special Interest Group, Comparative and International Education Society. Co-Chair and Founding member. 2014-present.
Editorial Board: International Studies in Widening Participation. 2013- 2016. Executive Officer (Secretary), Comparative and International Education Society. 2003-2006. Board of Editors, Asia Pacific Education Review.2000-2006; 2010-present
Board of International Consultants, Compare, 1998-2005.
Executive Board, Comparative and International Education Society. 1997-2000. Treasurer, Comparative and International Education Society. 1991-1992.
Session Chair: The Cost of Education, 61st Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society, Atlanta. 5-9 March 2017.
Session Chair: Civil, economic, and social perspectives on education in East Asia, 59th Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society 12 March 2015, Washington, D.C.
Senior Scholars Mentoring Session, 59th Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society, Washington, D.C., 11 March 2015.
Global Knowledge Alliance, led Strategic Vision Workshop. Lusaka, Zambia. January 2014.
Workshop on Teaching Methods Workshop for International Professors. Center for Teaching and Learning, Seoul National University, November 2012
“Connecting Girls, Inspiring Future Panel Discussion” The International Women’s Day Korea, Seoul Women’s Plaza, Seoul. 9 March 2012
BK21, Department of Education, Seoul National University, Workshop on how to Construct a Literature Review. April 2010.
BK 21, Education Department, College of Education, Workshop: Guideline for Conducting Meaningful Research, March 2009.
Member, Selection Committee for CIES Secretariat. Comparative and International Education Society.2002- 2003.
Chair, Committee on Planning, Organizing, and Financing CIES Conferences. Comparative and International Education Society.2000-present.
Member, Selection Committee for CIES Secretariat. Comparative and International Education society.2002- 2003.
Planning Committee: United States Agency for International Development Forum on Girls’ Education. (December 1999 planning for conference in April 2000).
Publisher’s Review Committee, Comparative and International Education Society 1999-2000. Scholarship Committee, National Security Education Program. 1999.
Finance Review Committee, Comparative and International Education Society 1998-1999. Future’s Committee, Comparative and International Education Society 1998.
Dissertation Award Committee, Comparative and International Education Society 1995-1996.
Chair: Dissertation Awards Committee, Comparative and International Education Society (1994-1995).
International Service (See International Policy Work)
State and National (also see invited talks for Korea service)
State of Florida, Department of Education. Completed cost analysis of prekindergarten services to the handicapped. Trained professional staff for data collection. Analyzed data and wrote final report. 3/86-6/86.
State of Florida, Department of Education. Wrote state guidelines for economic evaluation of educational programs, FACET Legislation.
Leon County Schools, Tallahassee, Florida. Conducted evaluation for Homework Centers of Leon County Schools. 1/86-6/86.
Director, Department of International Professors’ Liaison, Office of International Affairs, Seoul National University, 2010 – . Represented concerns of international professors in the Office of International Affairs. Worked with SNU administration to improve administrative processes. 2011-2014
Quality Enhancement Plan Committee. University committee to implement university-wide theme of Internationalization.
Fulbright Workshops on Acculturation. Developed and conducted workshop on Acculturation for FIU four-day orientation given to U.S. Fulbright Scholars through the country. August 2005.
Selective Investment Action Planning Team, Millennium Strategic Plan. 2002-2003. Founding Member, FIU Graduate School. 2002.
UB Council for International Studies and Programs, 1999-2001. Fulbright Campus Committee, 1999.
Faculty Senate Budget Priorities Committee 1997- 2001.
University Wide Committee for Tolerance and Diversity; SUNY Buffalo 1996- 1998.
Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs.
Faculty Senate 1995- 1997.
SUNY CUAD Education Conference; Grand Island. Talked about comparative and global aspects of “image” in the university development context. June 1996.
Office of International Education Services; SUNY Buffalo. Presentation for conference “E Pluribus Unun: A Conference on Diversity” January 1996.
Office of International Education: SUNY Buffalo. Faculty panelist for orientation for new foreign students. August 1995.
Office of International Education Services; SUNY Buffalo. Faculty Discussant: “Global Conversations.” February 1994 workshop.
Office of International Education Services: SUNY Buffalo Discussant in Workshop on African Development. March 1994.
Office of International Education Services; SUNY Buffalo. Talk on the Global Economy and its Implications for Development and Employment in the Future. September 1993.
BK21 Lecture on Publishing and Plagiarism. March 2010.
Represented SNU College of Education at International Alliance of Leading Education Institutes Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada. June, 2011.
Designed fully online course with College of Business. EDF 4634 – Cultural and Social Foundations of Education. First taught in Summer 2008.
Implemented Faculty Conversation Forums. Implemented series of faculty discussion forums on issues in education. Forums later adopted by Faculty Development Committee. 2007-2008.
Chair, Graduate Policies Committee, 2007-2008.
Chair, Scholarship Committee, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005. Reviewer, COE Annual Research Conference, 2005.
Founding Director, Intercultural Institute for Educational Initiatives, 2002-2004. Reviewer, COE Annual Research Conference, 2004.
Member, College of Education Planning and Evaluation Committee, 2002- 2009. Redesigned Global Awareness Website, 2003.
Chair, Committee to redesign the International/Intercultural Education Program. 2002-2003. Search Committee: Foreign and Second Language Education. 1999-2000.
Center for Educational Technology Committee. 1999-2000. Strategic Planning Committee Member. 1998- 1999.
Co-chair, Urban Education Search Committee. 1997-1998. Graduate Degrees Committee Member. 1994-1997.
Search Committee for Comparative Education Position 1991.
Search Committee for Education Policy Position 1994-95.
Member, ELPS Graduate School Committee. 2003-2006. Director, Program in International Education, FIU. 2002-2005
New Course Development: Economic Principles of Education (approved October 2002)
Course Full Revision: Consulting in Adult Education and Human Resource Development (Spring 2003). Social Foundation’s Self-Study Committee. 2001-2002.
Director, Program in Comparative and International Education, SUNY Buffalo. 1995-2001. Course Full Revision: Education and Development Issues (Fall 2001)
Faculty Associate: Critical Cultural Studies 1998- 2000. Admissions Committee (SPF) 1994 – 2000.
Chair, Technology Committee 1995-1998 Academic Standards Committee 1994-1997 Admissions Committee (EDA) 1994 – 1997
Examination Committee, Specialist in Education Administration, 1997 Graduate Assistantship Selection Policy Review Committee 1996 Technology Planning Committee 1991
Committee on Methodology 1990 Portfolio Review Committee (SPF) 1991