• 2019 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
19942019
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal profile

Dr. Pan Suk Kim is a Professor of Public Administration in the College of Government and Business at Yonsei University in South Korea. He is also an elected lifetime international fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) in Washington, DC. He was the Dean of the College of Government and Business at Yonsei University. He received his degrees in public administration: BA degree from Chung-Ang University in Seoul, MPA from Florida International University in Miami, Florida, and Ph.D. degree from the American University in Washington, DC.

He has led a number of professional associations including the Korean Society for Public Personnel Administration (KOSPPA) as well as regional and international associations including the Asian Association for Public Administration (AAPA) and the International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS) in Brussels. He was a member of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Public Administration (UNCEPA) in New York for two terms (2006-2009 and 2010-2013) and was a Vice Chairperson of UNCEPA in 2010-2013.

He has broad experience as an expert in governmental affairs. He was Secretary to the President for Personnel Policy (Presidential Appointee) in the Office of the [Korean] President and the Minister of the Ministry of Personnel Management of the Republic of Korea. He has also served as a member of the Administrative Reform Committee (ARC) and several Policy Advisory Committees in the Korean central government.

He was the Editor-in-Chief of the Asian Review of Public Administration (ARPA), the Korean Policy Studies Review (KPSR), and the International Review of Public Administration (IRPA) in Korea as well as a Deputy Editor of the International Review of Administrative Sciences (IRAS) published by Sage. He has published over 200 refereed articles in domestic and international journals and also authored several books. He is currently a member of the editorial board of several international journals including the Public Administration Review (PAR), the Public Management Review (PMR), the Public Money and Management (PMM), the Public Administration and Development (PAD), the International Journal of Public Administration, the Public Organization Review, the Halduskultuur (Estonian Journal of Administrative Culture and Digital Governance), and others.

He has received several awards including the International Public Administration Award (2009), the Paul P. Van Riper Award for Excellence and Service (2012), the Donald C. Stone Service to ASPA Award (2019), and the Fred W. Riggs Award (2019, SICA) from the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA). In September of 2017, he received the Warner W. Stockberger Achievement Award from the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR). In May of 2019, he received the AAPA Lifetime Achievement Award in Public Administration from the Asian Association for Public Administration (AAPA).  He is an expert on civil service reform, public management reform, and governance innovation.

 

Education/Academic qualification

American University Washington DC

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Pan Suk Kim is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

South Korea Social Sciences
Korea Social Sciences
public administration Social Sciences
reform Social Sciences
public sector Social Sciences
governance Social Sciences
civil service Social Sciences
public service Social Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 1994 2019

A critical review of the 2015 South Korean civil service pension reform

Suk Kim, P. & Yun Chun, J., 2019, In : Public Money and Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A critical review of the 2015 South Korean civil service pension reform

Kim, P. S. & Yun Chun, J., 2019 Jan 1, In : Public Money and Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pension reform
civil service
pension
union and employers' representatives
reform

Development of modern public administration in East Asia: similarities and dissimilarities among China, Japan, and South Korea

Massey, A. & Kim, P. S., 2019 Apr 1, A Research Agenda for Public Administration. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 114-133 20 p. (A Research Agenda for Public Administration).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

New development: A new principle—the higher the position, the broader the view

Kim, P. S., 2019 Sep 12, In : Public Money and Management. p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance Evaluation of Regional Governors: The Case of the Russian Federation

Kotchegura, A., Demchenko, A. & Kim, P. S., 2019 Sep 5, In : International Journal of Public Administration. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Press / Media

WGS 2019: Astana Civil Service Hub discusses ways of improving government services

Pan S. Kim

19/2/1119/2/12

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2017 IPMA-HR Awards

Pan S. Kim

17/10/17

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE RECIPIENTS OF THE 2017 IPMA-HR AWARDS

Pan S. Kim

17/10/12

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media