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Young K. Kim, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Higher Education Doctoral Programs
Phone: (626) 815-5053
Email: ykkim@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5408
Young K. Kim, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Department of Doctoral Higher Education at Azusa Pacific University. She also currently serves as a visiting scholar in the Department of Education at UCLA and as a senior researcher at the Veterans Higher Education Resource Center in Fullerton, California. She received her Ph.D. in Higher Education at the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to joining the faculty at APU, Kim served as a research analyst in the Office of Research and Planning at Cerritos College in Norwalk, California. Her research interests include college impact, college student development, conditional effects of college experience, and diversity and educational equity in higher education. Kim's work has been published in Research in Higher Education, the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, and the Journal of the Professoriate.

Education

Ph.D., Higher Education and Organizational Change, University of California, Los Angeles
M.A., Higher Education and Organizational Change, University of California, Los Angeles
M.A., Lifelong Education, Seoul National University, Korea
B.A., Education, English Language and Literature, Chung-Ang University, Korea

Department

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Higher Education

Courses Taught

HED 710 – Research Design and Statistics
HED 730 – Advanced Quantitative Methods