Yongjin Chang

Assistant Professor
※PhD Faculty Member

M.A. in Public Administration, Graduate School, Kangwon National University, 2001
M.A. in Public Administration, Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, University at Albany, 2003
PhD. in Public Administration, School of Public Affairs, American University, 2008

Yongjin Chang


  • Public Management
  • Public Human Resource Management
  • Public Organization Theory

Research Interests:

  • Public Human Resource Management
  • Public Integrity, Ethics, and Corruption
  • Whistleblower Protection
  • Comparative Public Administration
  • Quality of Government & Public Trust

Major Publications:

  • “Public Administrative Theory Building Considering the Korean Context through Inductive Case Study Research,” Korean Journal of Public Administration, 52(4), pp.57-77, 2014
  • “Exemplary Public Officials in Seoul City Government,” Journal of Governmental Studies, 20(2), pp.223-256, 2014
  • “Causes of Public Trust: A Comparative Study,” Journal of Governmental Studies, 19(3), pp. 189-214, 2013