Curriculum Vitae

Paul Y. Chang is Associate Professor of Sociology and serves as the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Sociology and the Director of Undergraduate Student Programs at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. He also served as the 2019-2020 Joy Foundation Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. He is the author of Protest Dialectics: State Repression and South Korea’s Democracy Movement, 1970-1979 (Stanford University Press 2015) and co-editor of South Korean Social Movements: From Democracy to Civil Society (Routledge 2011). His research on social movements, state repression, and Korean society has appeared in several disciplinary and area studies journals. His current project explores the emergence of non-traditional family structures in South Korea, including single-parent households, single-person households, and multicultural families.