JaHyun Kim Haboush





JaHyun Kim Haboush


Born
in Seoul, Korea, Republic of
August 10, 1941

Died
January 30, 2011


JaHyun Kim Haboush Korean: 김자현, 金滋炫; born Seoul, Korea, 1940, died New York City, 2011) was a Korean-American scholar of Korean history and literature in the United States. Haboush was the King Sejong Professor of Korean Studies at Columbia University when she died on January 30, 2011.

Haboush attended Ewha Womans University and studied English literature in Seoul. She studied Chinese literature at the University of Michigan, where she graduated with an M.A. in Chinese Literature under the supervision of Professor James Crump in 1970. Haboush obtained her Ph.D. from the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University in 1978 under Professor Gary Ledyard. She went on to teach at Queens College of the City University of
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