1st~7th President Chang Choong-sik
1st~7th President : Chang, Choong-sik
Jul. 25, 1932~

Term of office1967 ~ Aug. 1993

Educational background

    • Sep. 1945 ~ Feb. 1951
    Whimoon Middle and High School
    • Apr. 1952 ~ Mar. 1955
    Department of History at the Seoul National University's School of Education
    • Apr. 1955 ~ Mar. 1957
    Department of Politics in Dankook University's Faculty of Law
    • Apr. 1957 ~ Feb. 1960
    Master of Arts in History, Korea University
    • Jun. 1964 ~ PhD,
    Brigham Young University, USA

Professional Experience in Education

    • Mar. 1960 ~ Feb. 1967
    Professor, Dankook University
    • 1963
    Library Director Dankook University
    • 1966
    Dean Dankook University
    • Mar. 1967 ~ Aug. 1993
    President Dankook University
    • Jul. 1962 ~ Jul. 1999
    Educational Foundation Director, Dankook University
    • Dec. 1996 ~ Sep. 2004
    Chairman of the Board of the Educational Foundation Dankook University
    • Aug. 2008 ~
    Honorary President of the Dankook University (current)

Professional Experience in Athletic Organizations and Associations

    • 1965
    Chairman of the University Badminton Association
    • 1967
    Chairman of the University Track and Federation
    • 1970
    Chairman of the University Skiing Federation (current advisor)
    • 1977
    Chairman of the University Football (Soccer) Federation
    • 1978
    Chairman of the University Taekwondo Federation
    • 1979
    Chairman of the University Basketball Federation
    • 1977 ~ 1983
    Director of the Korea Sports Council and Chairman of the National University Sports Committee
    • 1981
    Chairman of the University Tennis Federation
    • 1981 ~ 1997
    Vice Chairman of the Korea Olympic Committee and Chairman of the National University Sports Committee
    • 1981 ~ Apr. 1989
    Director of the '1988 Seoul Olympic Games Organizing Committee
    • 1986
    Chairman of the Olympic Broadcasting Advisory Committee
    • Sep. 1984 ~ Aug. 1989
    Chairman of the Organizing Committee for Sports Science Symposiums of the'1986 Asian Games and '1988 Seoul Olympics

Activities in North-South Korea Relations

    • Jan. 1986
    Representative of the North-South Korea Sports Meeting (Lausanne, Switzerland)
    • 1989
    Prime Representative of the North-South Korea Sports Meeting
    • May. 1991
    Manager of the North-South Korea United Team in the World Youth Football Championships (Portugal)
    • Aug. 15, 2000
    Head of the 1st North-South Reunion Team for Separated Families

Professional Experience in Athletics

    • Jul. 1981
    Head of the Korean Team for the Summer Universiade in Romania
    • Jul. 1983
    Head of the Korean Team for the Summer Universiade in Canada
    • Jul. 1985
    Head of the Korean Team for the Summer Universiade in Gobe, Japan
    • Jul. 1987
    Head of the Korean Team for the Summer Universiade in Yugo
    • Jul. 1990
    Head of the Korean Team for the Asian Games in Beijing

Professional Experience in General and Academic Societies

    • 1977
    Chairman of the Hanseong Rotary Club (current advisor)
    • 1980 ~ 1995
    Selection Committee Chairman the Sports Award Part of the Seoul City Culture Award
    • Aug. 1982 ~ Feb. 1991
    Chairman of the Korea Esperanto Association
    • 1983
    Chairmaen of the Korea University Education Conference
    • Apr. 1985
    Director of the Korea Separated Famil Support Association
    • 1989
    Member of the Korea-Mongolia Friendship Association
    • Nov. 1990 ~ 1995
    President of the Korea Handicapped Writers Association
    • Feb. 1991 ~ Mar. 1998
    President of the Baekbeom, Kimgoo Memorial Work Association (current advisor)
    • Jun. 1992
    Director of the Alumni Association of Seoul National University
    • Mar. 1995~ Mar. 1999
    Chairman of the Alumni Association of Whimoon School
    • 2003~ 2004
    President of the 3650 District of International Rotary Club
    • Sep. 2004 ~
    Present Chairman of the Beomeun Scholarship Foundation
    • Aug. 2000 ~ Dec. 2000
    President of the Korea Red Cross
    • Jan. 2003
    Chairman of the Sejong Center

Honors

    • Jun. 1964
    Honorary Literature Doctorate, Busan University
    • Oct. 1973
    Honorary Law Doctorate, Ohio University, America
    • 1985
    Honorary Economics Doctorate, Montpellier University
    • 1990
    Honorary Doctorate, Ulaanbaatar University, Mongolia
    • 1995
    Honorary Doctorate, Saint Petersburg Engineering College
    • Nov. 2000
    Honorary Education Doctorate, Far East National College, Russia

Awards

    • Dec. 05, 1972
    Moran Medal (National Medal of Honor)
    • Oct. 27, 1982
    Award Certificate by the Red Cross(Silver Medal for Merit)
    • May. 11, 1985
    Grand Prix of Education of Asia Peace Award
    • Apr. 29, 1986
    Korea Sports Award
    • Nov. 11, 1987
    Gold Medal for Merit, Korea Red Cross
    • Mar. 1989
    Wild Tiger Olympic Committee Medal for Merit
    • 1990
    Blue Dragon Medal of Sports for Merit
    • Mar. 01, 1996
    Olympic Committee Medal for Merit

Publications and Research Articles

    • 2006
    But Rivers Flow(Japanese Edition)(A Dream of a Man)
    • 2003
    But Rivers Flow(Saegae Publication)
    • 1998
    The Eastern and Western Cultural History(Dankook University Press)
    • 1992
    The Korean Chinese Chatacyter Dictionary(Dankook University Press)
    • 1992
    The Big Life, Short Story(Literature Village)
    • 1978
    The Land of the Good(Yaeseuwon)
    • 1975
    The World Cultural History(Dankook University Press)
    • 1974
    The Great Heritage(Shinheung Publication)
    • 1982
    The Sound from a Prison(The 3rd Plan)
    • 1969
    The Abridgement of 18 Histories(A Translated Book, Korean Free Refinement Promotion Association)
    • 1967
    A Study on the Cotton Business in the Ming Period
    • 1960
    The Agriculture Policy of the Founder of Ming Dynasty
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The 8th President Yoon Hong-ro
The 8th President : Yoon, Hong-ro
Feb. 1937 ~

Term of officeSep. 01, 1994 ~ Feb. 28, 1997

Educational background

    • Mar. 1952 ~ Feb. 1955
    Boseong Highschool
    • Mar. 1956 ~ Feb. 1960
    Korean Language and Literature at the Seoul National University
    • Mar. 1963 ~ Feb. 1967
    Korean Language and Literature at the University of Konkook's Graduate School(Bachelor)
    • Mar. 1972 ~ Feb. 1980
    Korean Language and Literature at the Seoul University‘s Graduate School(Doctor)

Career

    • Sep. 1973 ~ Feb. 2002
    Assistant and Associate Professor and Professor of Department of Korean Language and Literature at the Dankook University's School of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Ex-Dean of the Department, Ex-Head Professor of the Graduate School)
    • Jan. 1994 ~ Aug. 1994
    Dean of the Graduate School at the Dankook University
    • Sep. 1994 ~ Feb. 1997
    Dean of the Graduate School at the Dankook University
    • Apr. 1997 ~ Feb. 1998
    Visiting Professor at the South Oregon University, America (East-West comparative literature)

Awards

    • Jul. 01 1970
    Prize winner commemorating the completion of Seoul-Busan Expressway
    • May. 15 1998
    Awarded by the Minister of Education

Writings

    • Apr. 2009
    The Dosan, An Changho , besides about 50 writings
    • Apr. 15 1998
    The Interpretation on Korean Novels(Department of Publication of Dankook University)
    • Mar. 1997
    The Na Dohyang-Demonstration of Romance and Reality
    • May. 30 1992
    The Literature and Life of Lee Gwangsu(Korea Research Center)
    • Mar. 20 1987
    The Superintendent, B, and Love Letters
    • Apr. 20 1987
    The Being Loving and Being Hating
    • Mar. 10 1980
    A Study on Modern Korean Novel - Focused on the Formation of Realism Novel in `20s (Iljogak)
    • Oct. 20 1978
    The Collection of Na Dohyeong
    • Jun. 15 1976
    An Analytic Study on Korean Literature(Iljisa)
    • Mar. 10 1976
    A Study on the Modern Korean Writers
    • Others
    Besides 17 writings with other authors
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The 9th President Cho Chang-hwan
The 9th President : Cho, Chang-hwan
Jun. 1934.01 ~

Term of officeMar. 01, 1997 ~ Apr. 01, 1998

Educational background

    • May. 1950 ~ Feb. 1953
    Kimhae Agriculture High School
    • May. 1953 ~ Feb. 1960
    Bachelor of Agriculture at the Seoul National University
    • May. 1972 ~ Feb. 1974
    Doctor at the University of Seoul's Graduate School

Career

    • Jul. 1957 ~ Oct. 1961
    Agriculture researcher at the Agricultural Experimental Station
    • Mar. 1972 ~ Dec. 1972
    Lecturer at the Univeristy of Seoul's School of Agriculture
    • Mar. 1980 ~ Feb. 1984
    Gangwon University, Konkuk University, Dankook University, Korea University
    • Jan. 1982 ~ Oct. 1987
    Examiner of the Higher Civil Service Examination of Technology at the Ministry of Government
    • Jan. 1983 ~ Mar. 1984
    Chairman of the Dry-field Farming Branch at the Seed Association
    • Jan. 1983 ~ Mar. 1984
    Director of the Barley Research Center
    • Mar. 1984 ~ Apr. 1998
    Professor of the Department of Agriculture at the University of Dankook's Agriculture School
    • Sep. 1987 ~ Sep. 1989
    Dean of the School of Law at the Dankook University
    • Mar. 1995 ~ Dec. 1996
    Co-representative of the Corporation of Woorimil Saligi Movement Headquarters
    • Mar. 1995 ~ Feb. 1997
    Vice president of the Dankook University in Cheonan Campus
    • Mar. 1997 ~ Apr. 1998
    President of the Dankook University

Awards

    • May. 16, 1963
    Commendation Award by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
    • May. 16, 1963
    Commendation Award of Agriculture Experiment Research by the Ministry Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
    • Dec. 29, 1969
    Geunjeong Medal of The 1st Exemplary Official : President
    • Dec. 20, 1976
    Agriculture Education Award by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
    • Dec. 31, 1977
    Meritorious Bounty of Food Increase Production by the Ministry of Government Administration and Home Affairs : President
    • Dec. 20, 1978
    Research Award of Agriculture Fisheries by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
    • May. 04, 1980
    Scholarship Award by the Korea Agronomic Society
    • Nov. 30, 1985
    Ilseok Schoarship Award by the Dankook University
    • Apr. 20, 1996
    Dongbaek Medal of National Medal(National Science Technology Merit No. 18650) : President
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The 10th President Kim Doh-soo
The 10th President : Kim, Doh-soo
Nov. 1934 ~ Jan. 2008

Term of officeMay. 01, 1998 ~ May. 27, 1999

Educational background

  • Namwon Agriculture High School in Jeonbuk
  • Bachelor of Education Administration at the Seoul National University
  • Master of Education Administration at the Hiroshima University's Graduate School
  • Doctor of Education Administration at the Hiroshima University's Graduate School

Career

    • May. 1956 ~ Arp. 1958
    Teacher at Suncheon Girls' High School
    • Apr. 1965 ~ Mar. 1966
    Full-time Lecturer at the Training Center affiliated to the Gwangju Education University
    • Mar. 1966 ~ Feb. 1980
    Professor at the Gwangju Education University

Awards

    • Mar. 15, 1998
    Awarded by the Minister of Education
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The 11th and 13th President Kim Seung-kook
The 11th and 13th President : Kim, Seung-kook
Sep. 1937 ~

Term of officeSep. 01, 1999 ~ Apr. 30, 2002 / Mar. 01, 2004 ~ Mar. 29, 2005

Educational background

    • Mar. 1953 ~ Feb. 1956
    Hanyeong High School
    • Mar. 1956 ~ Feb. 1960
    Bachelor of Psychology at the Seoul University
    • Mar. 1960 ~ Feb. 1966
    Master of Psychology at the Sungkyunkwan University‘s Graduate School
    • Mar. 1980 ~ Aug. 1983
    Doctor of Psychology at the Sungkyunkwan University‘s Graduate School

Career

    • 1961~ 1968
    Instructor of Psychology at the Air Force Academy
    • 1969 ~ 1971
    Chief and Head of the Aptitude Test Section at the Human Resource Development Research Center
  • [Dankook University]
    • Mar. 01, 1971 ~ Aug. 31, 1999 Professor of the Dankook University
    • Sep. 01, 1999 ~ Apr. 30, 2002 The 11st President of the Dankook University
    • Jan. 01, 2004 - Director of the Educational Foundation of the Dankook University at the present
    • Mar. 01, 2004 ~ Mar. 29, 2005 The 13th President of the Dankook University
    • 1989 ~ 1990 Visiting Professor at the University of Hawaii at Manoa
    • 2002 ~ 2003 Honorary Professor at the Southern Oregon University
  • [Society & Science Council]
    • Oct. 1986 ~1990 Present of the Korea Special Education Society
    • Apr. 15, 1991 ~ Sep. 27, 1993 Chairman of the Science Council of the 11st Asian Region Mentally Challenged Person Welfare Meeting
    • Nov. 07, 1994 ~ Aug. 21, 1996 The Fifth Asia-Pacific Congress on Deafness Organizing Committee, Vice-Chairman
    • Feb. 1998 ~ Feb. 2000 Present of the Korea Autism Society
  • [Ministry of Health and Welfare]
    • Apr. 1988 ~ Apr. 27, 1998 Director of the board of the Korea Handicapped Person Welfare Athletic Association
  • [Ministry of Labor]
    • Oct. 19, 1993 ~ Jul. 17, 2003 Part-time Director of the Korea Handicapped Person Acceleration Employment Complex
  • [Ministry of Culture and Tourism]
    • Jul. 1 2000 - Ministry of Culture and Tourism- Chairman of the Promotion Committee for Establishing Korean Standard Sign Language of National Institute of Korean Language at the present
  • [The Metropolis of Seoul]
    • Sep. 08, 2000 Chairman of the Expert Committee of Handicapped Person Convenience Facility Installation Citizen Promotion Party
  • [The Korea Special Olympic Committee]
    • 1985 ~ Dec. 1996 Chairman of the Korea Special Olympic Committee
    • Jul. 29, 1987 ~ Aug. 14 Leader of the Korea Representative Player Team of Special Olympic Games
    • Sep. 18, 1991 ~ Aug. 02 Leader of the Korea Player Team of Special Olympic Games
    • Oct. 18, 1998 `98 Honorary Chairman of the Special Olympic Games of Korea
  • [Others]
    • 1972 ~ 1977. Director of the Korea Mental Handicapped Children Protection Association; Vice Chairman
    • Mar. 1978 - present. Director of the Korea Cerebral Palsy Welfare Association

Awards

    • Nov. 03, 1996
    Awarded by the President of the Dankook University: Awarded as the Most Number of Research Achievement Professor
    • Sep. 03, 1997
    Award Certificate by the Ministry of Labor
    • Feb. 20, 1998
    Cultural Medal (Medal No. 161)
    • May 15, 1998
    Award Certificate by the Ministry of Education
    • May 03, 2002
    Contribution Plate by Chairman of the Board of the Dankook University
    • Feb 22, 2003
    Cheongjogeun Medal(No. 646)
    • Dec 03, 2008
    Korea Handicapped Person Human Rights Award
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The 12th President Lee Yong-woo
The 12th President : Lee, Yong-woo
May 1944 ~

Term of officeMay. 10, 2002 ~ Feb. 29, 2004

Educational background

    • Mar. 1960 ~ Feb. 1963
    The Affiliated School of the Seoul University's Education School
    • Mar. 1964 ~ Feb. 1968
    Bachelor of Industry Education at the Seoul National University
    • Jan. 1977 ~ May 1979
    Master of Civil Engineering at the Nebraska University
    • Sep. 1979 ~ May 1983
    Doctor of Civil Engineering at the Nebraska University

Career

    • Dec. 1968 ~ Dec. 1972
    Engineer at the Jeonglip Architecture Research Institute
    • Aug. 1975 ~ Dec. 1976
    Visiting Professor at the Georgia State University

Writings

    • Jan. 01, 1984
    The Paint, Architect Handbook
    • Jan. 01, 1983
    The Concept of Steel Structural Design, Text book. No. 5-6
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The 12th President Lee Yong-woo
The 14th President : Kwon, Ki-hong
Mar. 1949 ~

Term of officeMay. 04, 2005 ~ Feb. 17, 2008

Educational background

    • Mar. 1961 ~ Dec. 1968
    Kyeongbuk Middle and High School
    • Mar. 1968 ~ Feb. 1973
    Bachelor of German language and literature at the Seoul National University
    • Apr. 1974 ~ May 1979
    Master of Eonomics at the Freiburg University
    • Jun. 1979 ~ Dec. 1984
    Doctor of Economics at the Freiburg University

Career

    • Mar. 1985 ~ May. 2005
    Professor at the Yeongnam University
    • Apr. 1992 ~ Apr. 2001
    A member of the Financial Plan Counsel of Daegu Megalopolis
    • May 1996 ~ Apr. 2000
    Head of the Corporation of Daegu Society Research Center
    • Mar. 2009 ~
    Director of the Corporation of Daegu Society Research Center at the present
    • Aug. 1997 ~ Apr. 1998
    Director the President Policy Plan Committee
    • Sep. 1997 ~ Feb. 2003
    Chairman of the board of the Social Welfare Corporation Deubuleu Foundation
    • Dec. 2002 ~ Feb. 2003
    Assistant Administrator of the Presidency Taking Over Committee
    • Feb. 2003 ~ Feb. 2004
    The 20th Minister of Labor
    • May 2005 ~ Feb. 2008
    The 14th President of the Dankook University
    • Mar. 2008 ~
    Professor of Graduate School at the Dankook University

Writings

  • The Social Policy & Social Security」, with other authors and published by Samyeongsa 1998
  • Others

Conferment

  • Cheongjogemjeong Medal (Dec. 2006)
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