Alumnus Hansol Lee, PhD, has been promoted to Associate Professor at the Korea Military Academy (KMA) in Seoul, Republic of Korea. KMA is equivalent to the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, New York.
As a Republic of Korea Army major, Hansol is teaching academic and military English and conducting military-related research. As an applied linguist, Hansol also is involved in language related policies, programs, and projects in and outside the Korean military.
Hansol received his PhD in Education, specialized in Language, Literacy, and Technology, in December 2018. He credits his rapid promotion from assistant to associate professor to his academic achievement during his doctoral study, which includes eight publications in high impact journals.
As a doctoral student, Hansol was advised by Professor Mark Warschauer.