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Jung-Woo Lee

Lecturer in Sport and Leisure Policy/Management

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Willingness to take PhD students: Yes


- Guest Editor of the Asia Pacific Sport and Social Science special issue of Sport in Society (2017-Present)

- Editorial Board Member of Palgrave Series of Sport in Asia (2020 - Present)

- Editorial Board Member of Asian Journal of Sport History & Culture (2020 - Present)

- Editorial Board Member of Journal of Global Sport Management (2018 - Present)

- Invited Panelist of the Olympic Studies Centre,  the International Olympic Committee (2020 - Present)

- Recipient of Taiwan Fellowship (2018)

- Associate Editor of Aisa Pacific Journal of Sport and Social Science (2012 - 2016)

- Editorial Board Member of International Review for the Sociology of Sport (2011 - 2014)

- Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea, 2009 - 2011)

- University Teacher (Loughborough University, 2007 - 2008)


Current Research Interests

Research interests include:

- Sport Diplomacy and International Relations

- Sport Mega-Event Studies 

- Sport, Nationalism and National Identity

- Sport Media and Communication

- Sport Cultural Studies 


Collaborative Activity


- Sport and Communication (UG3)

- Sport and Recreation Management in a Global Context (UG4) 

- Sport Marketing and Communications (MSc)

- Dissertations (MSc)

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