UCLA International Institute
Asia Institute

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

Sung-Ock Sohn
Professor of Korean Language
Department: Asian Languages & Cultures
290 Royce Hall Box 951540
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: 310-794-8945, 310-206-8235
Email: sohn@humnet.ucla.edu
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Keywords: Korea, Language, Korean Studies, Linguistics

EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Hawaii, August 1988
M.A. in Korean Linguistics, Busan National University, Busan, Korea, 1982
B.A. in Korean Language and Literature, Busan National University, Busan, Korea, 1980

FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION

Korean Linguistics, General Linguistics (grammaticalization, functional syntax, morphology, sociolinguistics, and pragmatics), Heritage Language Education (Korean at K-16), and Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language