Seoul National University, Dept. of English (B.A.)
Seoul National University, Dept. of English (M.A.)
Cornell University (Ph.D in Linguistics)
Teaching/Research Experience :
1997.3 - 1999.8 Seoul National University, Language Research Institute, researcher
1999.9 - 2000.2 Seoul National University, Dept. of English, visiting professor
2000.3 - present Konkuk University, Dept. of English, professor
Academic Activities :
Member of Korean Linguistics Society, Korean Association of Speech Sciences, and Korean Circle of Phonetics, Phonology and Morphology
Teaching/Research Interest :
Language-specific production and perceptual compensation
in V-to-V coarticulatory patterns: Evidence from Korean
and Japanese, the 16th Japanese/Korean Linguistics conference,
2006. Perceived phonetic
dissimilarity of English /l/ and /r/ by Korean learners
of English, Foreign Languages Education
On the development of anticipatory coarticulation in
Korean/English interlanguage, 음성∙음운∙형태론 연구
Language-specific patterns of V-to-V carryover coarticulation:
Acoustics and perceptual compensation, 언어 31:3.
Effects of word frequency on a lenition process: Evidence
from stop voicing and /h/ reduction in Korean, Speech
The role of vowel contrast in language-specific patterns
of vowel-to-vowel coarticulation: Evidence from Korean
and Japanese, the 16th International Congress of Phonetic
Sciences, Saarbrucken, Germany. (published in the Proceedings
of the 16th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences)
Processing nominal and verbal suffixes by Chinese and
Japanese learners of Korean, Workshop on Acquisition
of Functional Categories in Asian Languages at GLOW
in ASIA VI, Hong Kong.
inheritance in the production of Korean homophones,"
Speech Sciences 14(1).
of vowel inventory and vowel density in language-specific
pattern of vowel-to-vowel coarticulation, 언어 32:4.
외국인 학습자의 한국어 조사중첩 습득 연구, Foreign Languages
The phonological and phonetic categories in speech perception:
Evidence from Korean, The 16th conference of the International
Circle of Korean Linguistics, Ithaca, New York.
외국인 학습자의 선어말 어미 -시-, -있/었-, -겠-의 중첩
습득 연구, 언어과학 15:2.
Inquiries into Korean Linguistics III, 한국문화사 [editors]
Speaker-specific implementation of VOT values in Korean,
한국어 체언-조사의 결합에 대한 제2언어 학습자의 인식
연구, 언어와 언어학 44.
Allophony and contrast in speech perception, 언어 34:1.
Lexical encoding of the second language vowel length
contrasts, 2nd Cross Language Speech Perception Workshop,
Acoustical Society of America Portland, USA.