Yoonkyung Yuh, Ph.D., 1998

photoYoonkyung Yuh

Email: yuhyk@ewha.ac.kr

member, Ewha Womans University

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  • Ph.D., September, 1998, Family Resource Management Graduate Program of the
    Consumer and Textile Sciences
    , The Ohio State University (September, 1994 — August, 1998 )

    Dissertation title: Adequacy of preparation for retirement: Mean and
    pessimistic case projections

    Minor area : Statistics

    Advisors : Dr. Sherman D.
    Hanna and Dr. Catherine
  • MS, Department of Consumer Sciences at The Ohio State University
    (December, 1996)
  • MA, Department of Family Resource Management at the Graduate School of Ewha Womans University in
    Seoul, Korea (February, 1993)
  • BA , Department of Family Resource Management at Ewha Womans University in
    Seoul, Korea (February, 1991)

    Top honors prize at graduation (summa cum laude; February, 1991)

    Academic scholarships (1987– 1990)

Selected Honors
and Recognitions

  • Winner of $1,000 Texas Instruments Award for Outstanding Research Paper
    presented at 1998 meeting of the Academy of Financial Services.
  • ACCI Dissertation Award, Honorable Mention, Annual Conference, March, 2000
  • Best Dissertation Award from the Ohio Association for Family and Consumer
    Sciences, presented at 1999 meeting.
  • Research based on dissertation featured in an article in the New York
    (Jan. 3, 1999) and other newspapers, and in a number of radio
    broadcasts in the United States.

Teaching and Research Experience

  • Teaching and Research Assistant for Dr. Sherman Hanna (September, 1996 —
    May, 1998)

    Section instructor for intermediate financial planning course , Winter & Spring, 1997.

    Teaching Assistant for capstone financial planning course Family Financial
    Management Applications, Winter, 1997.
  • Research Assistant in Computer Applications Center
    (September, 1995 — June, 1996)
  • Research Assistant on Consumer and Consumption Behavior, Ewha Womans
    University (March, 1991– August, 1993)
  • Teaching Experience in Kang Il middle school in Seoul, Korea (March —
    July, 1990)
  • Teaching License in Home Economics Education


    • Financial Counseling and Planning
    • Retirement Planning
    • Retirement Income Adequacy
    • Investment Portfolio
    • Family Financial Management
    • Life Cycle Hypothesis
    • Statistical Issues in family resource management

    Photo in
    computer lab for Family Financial Management II, 1998