Seung-Eun Chang

Lecturer of Korean

Member Of:
  • School of Modern Languages
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Seung-Eun Chang earned a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin, specializing in Phonology and Phonetics. After ten years of teaching at University of California, Berkeley, she joined Georgia Tech in 2018.  Her research interests include theoretical and experimental Phonology & Phonetics and Korean Linguistics. Several influential linguistics journals have published her work, including Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Language and Speech, International Journal of Bilingualismand Heritage Language Journal

She is also working on the area of media and culture in language learning. She is the author of "Media, Culture, and Debate in Korean (2021)" and has been honored to receive two grants (2019-2020; 2020-2021) for her Media Curation project regarding Korean culture from the school’s media center - the Digital Integrative Liberal Arts Center (DILAC).


  • Ph.D., Linguistics, The University of Texas, Austin
  • M.A., English Linguistics and Literature, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
  • B.A., Education, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Areas of
  • Content & Language Integrated Learning
  • Culture & Media
  • Linguistics
  • Phonetics & Phonology


Research Fields:
  • Digital Media
  • Korean
  • Linguistics
  • Pedagogy and Curriculum Development
  • Cross-Cultural Understanding
  • Dialectical Linguistics
  • Education
  • Media


  • KOR-1001: Elementary Korean I
  • KOR-1002: Elementary Korean II
  • KOR-2001: Intermediate Korean I
  • KOR-2002: Intermediate Korean II
  • KOR-2691: Intens Intermed KOR I
  • KOR-3001: Advanced Korean I
  • KOR-3002: Advanced Korean II
  • KOR-3813: Special Topics: Korean Conversation and Culture
  • KOR-3813: Special Topics: RKO
  • KOR-3833: Special Topics
  • KOR-4060: Media and Public Culture
  • KOR-4150: Kor Comm Servc Learning
  • KOR-4699: Undergraduate Research: Undergraduate Research
  • KOR-4813: Special Topics: Research Methods in Language
  • KOR-8803: Special Topics: Media Analysis in Korean

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