Hyunjung Kang is a guest researcher at ISDP pursuing a research project in educational research. Ms. Kang will spend two years at ISDP whilst working on a comparative study of educational systems in Sweden and South Korea for children requiring special care. The focal point of her research is the vocational training systems of special schools for children with Autism, Asperger’s syndrome and Down syndrome in Sweden. Ms. Kang will then present her findings on advanced special care systems in both Sweden and South Korea.

Ms. Kang has professional experience in various fields of education. She has worked as an assistant teacher for an autistic child at the International school in Suva, Fiji Islands, as a multimedia teacher at Shinyongsan elementary school in Seoul, Korea and as a program manager at broadcast station, Q-channel of Samsung group.