Professor Jong Min Oh wins the Young Scholar Award by SHB-KAFA (Korea America Finance Association).
Professor Jong Min Oh wins the SHB-KAFA Young Scholar Award (Shinhan Bank - Korea America Finance Association). SHB-KAFA Young Scholar Award is awarded annually to the scholar in America and Korea who had been considerable achievements in the field of management. It is based on criteria such as recent academic work and world-famous published articles in the field of finance by people who finished a degree course. This award is meaningful of all time because only a few scholars are acknowledged for one’s studies.
The award ceremony was held through Zoom on Friday, October 22. Professor Jong Min Oh said “I feel lucky that I study with excellent colleagues and fellow professors in SKKU, and I'm very thankful to receive this reward”. He also said “In the mean time, I am unworthy of receiving such a great award and I feel a heavy responsibility to receive an undeserved award. Thanks for the support of SKKU by providing ideal environment to stay focused on my studies, I also appriciate great and small considerations of professors at business school”. In addition, he enunciated “I try not to let work interfere with the highest repute of senior professors, I try my best to contribute to improve these fields of study”.
Korea America Finance Association(KAFA) established for improvement of Korean and global financial education and development in 1991 and its Korean branch was launched in 2007. It has supported Korean professors who engaged in North American universities and many different institutions of financial section, and encouraged academic activity, education and other related activity.