So-Min Cheong

Research Centers - Geography and Atmospheric Science
Associate Professor
Primary office:
Lindley Hall
Room 221
University of Kansas
1475 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045-7594



Ph.D., Geography, University of Washington

M.A., International Studies, University of Washington

M.A., Marine Affairs, University of Washington

M.A., Korean-English Translation and Interpretation, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

B.A., English, Yonsei University

Teaching Interests

  • Adaptation,human dimensions of global change, East Asia, U.S.

Research Interests

  • Human-environment interactions, climate change, disaster management

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