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  • 1st Vice Minister Cho Sei-young
  • Profile

    • Position : 1st Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
    • Name : Cho Sei-young
    • Date of Birth : Oct. 11, 1961
    • Family : Married with two daughters
    • Education
      • Feb. 1984 B.A. in Law, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
  • Career

    • May. 20191st Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
    • Sep. 2018Chancellor of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy (KNDA), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)
    • Sep. 2013Professor and Director of the Japan Center, Dongseo University, Busan, Korea
    • Sep. 2013Honorary Retirement from MOFA
    • Aug. 2011Director-General for Northeast Asian Affairs, MOFAT
    • Dec. 2007Minister-Counsellor, Korean Embassy in Japan
    • Dec. 2005Minister-Counsellor, Korean Embassy in the People's Republic of China
    • May. 2004Director, Northeast Asian Trade Division, Bilateral Trade Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT)
    • Jun. 2001First Secretary, Korean Embassy in Japan
    • Jul. 1999Consul, Korean Consulate General in San Francisco, U.S.A.
    • Feb. 1996Assistant Secretary, Office of the President
    • Dec. 1993First Secretary, Korean Embassy in the Republic of Yemen
    • Jun. 1990Second Secretary, Korean Embassy in Japan
    • Jul. 1984Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)
    • May. 1984Passed High Diplomatic Service Examination
  • Awards

    • Dec. 2013Presidential Citation
  • Publications

    • - A Study on the Amendment of Japanese Constitution : Focused on the US-Japan Alliance, Achim Press, 2004
    • - Tracing the History of Cooperation and Conflict between Korea and Japan over the Past 50 years, National Museum of Korean Contemporary History Press, 2014
    • - Behind the Scenes of Diplomacy, Hankyoreh Press, 2018