Soo-Young Kwon (’95) Appointed Dean at Yonsei University

in Alumni/ae News, News
January 23rd, 2018

Soo-Young Kwon, a 1995 Master of Divinity graduate of the Boston University School of Theology, has been appointed as the Dean of the College of Theology and the United Graduate School of Theology at Yonsei University. Dr. Kwon has served as a Professor of Pastoral Theology  as well as the Director of the Center for Counseling and Coaching Services at the United Graduate School of Theology. He also serves as President of the Association of Korean Counseling Professionals, the Korean Association of Couple and Family Counseling, and the Korean Association of Christian Counseling and Psychology.

The United Graduate School of Theology was first founded in 1885 by United States missionaries and then formally established in 1964 as a collaborative effort by the National Council of the Churches in Korea and Theological Educational Fund of World Council of Churches.

Dr. Kwon will begin his deanship on February 1, 2018. Please join us in congratulating Dr. Kwon on this major professional accomplishment!