KIM KORINEK portrait
  • Director, Asia Center, Asian Studies Program
  • Regional Faculty Affiliate, Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington
  • Director, Asia Center, Asian Studies Program
  • Professor, Sociology Department

Professional Service

  • Role: Member. Entity: Asian Population Studies Journal International Advisory Board. 2018 - present
  • Pacific Sociological Association. Role: Member. Committee on Committees. 2016 - 2018
  • Entity: Sociology of Development, an ASA Journal Editorial Board Member. 2014 - present
  • Coalition of Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers. 2014 - present
  • Entity: Population Association of America Paper session discussant, “International and Internal Migration in Developing Countries,” Population Association of America Annual Meeting, San Francisco, May 1, 2014. 2014 - present
  • Role: Discussant. Entity: Population Association of America New Directions in International Migration Research Paper Session. 2012 - present

Internal Service

  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Scholarship Committee. 2020 - present. service.
  • Asian Studies Program, Graduate Council Review, Coordinator. 2020 - present. service.
  • Tenured Faculty Review Committee, Theresa Martinez. Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • Tenured Faculty Review Committee, Heather Melton. Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • GLAD Grant Award Committee. Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • Director Search Committee, Tanner Humanities Center. Member, 2018 - 2019. service.
  • Workload Policy Committee. Member, 2018 - present. service.
  • Role: Chair Retention, Tenure and Promotion Commitee, Department of Sociology. 2017 - 2018. service.
  • Interdisciplinary Research Taskforce. Member, 2017 - present. service.
  • Academic Senate. Senator, 2017 - present. service.
  • Global U Taskforce. Member, 2017 - present. service.
  • Urbanization, Migration and Communities, TEP proposal. Directed Proposal Development, 2017 - present. service.
  • Graduate Program Committee. Member, 2016 - present. service.
  • Global and Comparative Sociology, Search Commitee. Member, 2016 - 2016. service.
  • General Education Curriculum Committee. Committee Member, 2014 - 2015. service.
  • University Research Committee. Member, 2014 - 2017. service.
  • Director of Undergraduate Research, Search Committee. Committee Member, 2014 - 2014. service.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor Search Committee. Committee Member, 2013 - 2013. service.
  • Graduate School Dean Search Committee. Committee Member, 2013 - 2013. service.
  • Asian Studies MA Admissions Committee and FLAS Committee. Committee Chair, 2012 - present. service.
  • Retention, Promotion and Tenure Committee. Member, 2012 - present. service.
  • Tanner Center for Nonviolent Human Rights Advocacy, Advisory Board. Member, 2012 - present. service.
  • Fine Arts Area Committee. Member, 2011 - 2013. service.
  • Peace and Conflict Studies Steering Committee. Member, 2010 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Poster Session Award. Population Association of America, 2017
  • University Teaching Grant. Innovations in Promoting Student Access and Engagement in an Online General Education Diversity Course. University Teaching Committee, 2014
  • Superior Teaching Award. College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2009