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Title Professor Lim Jie-hyun appointed as board member of Toynbee Prize Foundation
Writer sogpr Date 2016-06-03 Views 416

 

Professor Lim Jie-hyun appointed as board member of Toynbee Prize Foundation

 

 

 

Sogang University Department of History professor Lim Jie-hyun was appointed as the board member of Toynbee Prize Foundation. As a global scholar in Global History field, professor Lim was recognized for his dedication and contribution towards the relevant area and by being appointed as the board member for 5 years, he will be involved in the foundation’s Toynbee Prize evaluation, board member appointment, academic event organization of the foundation and so on.

 

On the other hand, Toynbee Prize Foundation give out Toynbee Prize to the global scholars in Global History field every other year and publish academic journal called New Global Studies. The board members are the experts in Global History fields including Jeremy Adelman (Princeton University), Dominic Sachsenmaier (Göttingen University) and so on.