Dr. Stephen Noerper serves as Senior Vice President of The Korea Society and was an Associate Professor of International Relations at New York University. An East Asia and Eurasia specialist, he has spent more than two and a half decades in non-profits, academe, the private sector and public service. He has served with the U.S. State Department, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies and Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainable Development, among others. Author of some fifty publications, Dr. Noerper has appeared on television and radio and addressed university and business groups worldwide. He was a Fulbright senior scholar and visiting professor to the National University of Mongolia and Japan’s Waseda University and fellow at Korea’s National Diplomatic Academy (formerly IFANS), the East West Center, EastWest Institute, and Edward R. Murrow Center for Public Diplomacy.