Yongbeom Kim

Yongbeom Kim


Chair and Professor of Martial Arts Studies, Director of Martial Arts Institute, School of Public and International Affairs

Carlson Hall, Room 233
(203) 576-4970

Dr. Yongbom Kim is an internationally recognized Martial Artist. He earned his undergraduate degree in Taekwondo and his Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Physical Education with a focus on Martial Arts from Kyung Hee University. Dr. Kim holds a seventh degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and has coached and trained Olympic athletes. 


M.A. in Taekwondo, Ph.D Physical Education with a focus on Martial Arts,  Kyung Hee University


Courses Taught:
Survey of Martial Arts, Issues in Martial Arts, Martial Arts School Development, Taekwondo, Self-Defense, and Senior Thesis.