KU PSIR alumnus wins first prize in Korea Institute for Maritime Strategy’s Academic Paper Contest


Major Jeong Man-seop, holder of an MA degree from Korea University’s Department of Political Science and International Relations, won first prize at the 2020 College Student Academic Paper Contest held by the Korea Institute for Maritime Strategy.

The title of the winning paper is “The impact of foreign invasion in ‘economic maritime sovereignty’ on the rise of modern piracy: Somalia, Yemen and Nigeria.”

The paper will be published in the journal Maritime Security.