Undergraduate Schools

English Literature & Linguistics

English Literature & Linguistics table
Location Jeong Hasang Hall #828
Telephone +82 2 705 8290
E-mail soghum@sogang.ac.kr
Homepage http://english.sogang.ac.kr/

Educational Purpose

English Literature & Linguistics is one of the oldest major that is carried out until the present day since the establishment of Sogang University in year 1960. English Literature & Linguistics is known for various faculties among many other departments at Sogang University and takes its pride to foster talents in diverse modern society. By making most of the academic characteristics of English Literature & Linguistics, which is practically acknowledged as the role model of English education in Korea, through balanced humanities education, nurture creative and open-minded specialists, professionals and educators. Also strict and thorough training courses that are offered in English, active participation of the students, reports written in English and so on has been continued as the cherished traditions of English Literature & Linguistics.

Specialization of Education

Most of English Literature & Linguistics courses are offered in English and many of its major courses are lectured by foreigner professors. Through these courses, the students can gain knowledge in their major fields and strengthen their English ability. Besides, some of the American Culture courses can be acknowledged as English Literature & Linguistics major courses. So as one of the representative major of Sogang, has confidence in its diverse and in-depth curriculum.

Course Information


Faculty table
Name Areas of Specialization E-mail
Barrie, Michael Jonathan Mathew Linguistics mikebarrie@sogang.ac.kr
Chambers, Claire Maria Performance Studies chamberscm@sogang.ac.kr
Chae, Seo-young Sociolinguistics chaesy@sogang.ac.kr
Cho, Sook-hwan Psycholinguistics, Cognitive Science swcho@sogang.ac.kr
Disney, Daniel James Philip Poetries and Poetics dan_disney@hotmail.com
Hwang, Eun-joo 20th Century American Novel ejhwang@sogang.ac.kr
Isaiah WonHo Yoo Corpus Linguistics, TESOL iyoo@sogang.ac.kr
Jang, Gi-yun 19th Century and Early American Literature kyjang@sogang.ac.kr
Jung, In-gi Phonology, Morphology inkiechung@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Young-joo 20th Century English Novel youngjoo@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Chi-heon English Romanticism KIMCHIHUNSJ@GMAIL.COM
Kim, Tae-won Renaissance English Literature, English Plays twkim@sogang.ac.kr
Lee, Seong-beom Semantics, Pragmatics sblee@sogang.ac.kr
Lee, Yo-an Discourse Analysis, TESOL yoanlee@sogang.ac.kr
Park, Eun-seong Applied Linguistics, TESOL eunsungp@sogang.ac.kr
Richard Bonfiglio Victorian Literature and Culture rpbonfig@sogang.ac.kr
Shin, Gyeong-won English Literature shin@sogang.ac.kr