Jiwon Shin

Speaker Profile

Jiwon

Name: Jiwon Shin

Position: Assistant Professor of Teikyo University Junior College

Country: South Korea

Biography

Jiwon Shin graduated from Ewha Womans University in Korea and received her master’s degree and Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo. She is currently an associate professor at Teikyo University Junior College. Her main research interests include education reform, teachers’ professional culture, and lesson study in Korea and Japan. Recently, she published books such as A study on school reform in modern Korea: focused on Teachers’ practices for creating new schools (Toshido), School education in East Asia (Sankeisya, joint work) and Creating a future of East Asia through school reforms (Kitaohji Shobo, joint work).