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KICJ Celebrates Announcement of New President, Prof. Dr. Tae-Hoon Ha


The Korean Institute of Criminology and Justice (KICJ) is proud to announce that Prof. Tae-Hoon Ha has taken on the role of President of the KICJ as of August 2021. Before joining KICJ, President Ha was a professor of law at Korea University since 1999 and served as Director of Korea University Legal Research Institute from 2013 to 2015. He was a visiting scholar in Law at UC Berkely, USA and Vice President of the Koreanischer Altsipendiaten Verein der Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. President Ha holds LL.B. and LL.M. from Korea University and PhD in Law from Köln University. His research areas are Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Criminal Justice, Crime Prevention, Corruption, and so on. The KICJ is looking forward to the new president’s delivery of special insights and excellent leadership. * KICJ is currently inviting papers for the upcoming issue of International Journal of Criminal Justice. Insights on a broad spectrum of criminal justice are welcomed! For more information, please check out https://www.kic.re.kr/international/publications/05/overview