duk kim

Duk Kim

Professor | International Studies Director

Teaches political science and international studies. 

Dr. Kim uses methodological approaches to examine the post-conflict management roles of the UN and humanitarian NGOs for war-torn societies.

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Education and Training

  • PhD, MA, BA, University of Missouri, St. Louis Missouri

Areas of Professional Interest

  • International Conflicts
  • Third Party Intervention
  • East Asian Politics

Professional Presentations

"Catch Me If You Can: North Korea's Brinkmanship," World Affairs Council of the Quad Cities, April 2017

Chaired a roundtable on "Current Challenges in Global Politics," Iowa Association of Political Scientists Conference in Ames, Iowa, March 2016

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Courses Taught

PSCI 306 - Model United Nations
PSCI 130 - Global Issues
PSCI 309 - International Politics
PSCI 313 - US Foreign Policy
PSCI 316 - International Law
PSCI 319 - Comparative Politics
STAT 213 - Applied Statistical Reasoning for the Science

Professional Affiliations

International Studies Association
American Political Science Association
Midwest Political Science Association
World Affairs Council of the QC


Duk Kim, PhD, Program Director

International Studies
Folwell Center
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

Int'l Studies

Political Science

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