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Dr. JoHyun Kim

Assistant Professor

Higher Education & Learning Technologies

Office Location: Frank Young Education North #115

Phone: 903-468-3248


Awards & Honors

Grants, Honors, Awards, and Recognitions


2012-2017 ¡Profes!: Preparing Teachers and Administrators to Better Serve English Learners in Bilingual, ESL, and STEM Classrooms. Funded by the Office of English Language Acquisition, US Department of Education, Role: Designing survey instruments and interview questions, collecting and analyzing data, and writing report


Department Faculty Development Travel Grant, Educational Leadership for $1,500, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2015


Department Faculty Development Travel Grant, Educational Leadership for $1,500, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2014


Provost Faculty Development Grant recipient, Provost Office for $800, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2013 (Proposal: Learning more and Serving better)


Department Faculty Development Travel Grant, Educational Leadership for $1,000, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2013


Rupert Evans Award recipient, Annual award to a doctoral student achieving high standards of excellence in scholarship, research, and service from Department of Education Policy, Organization & Leadership, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2002


Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship recipient for $20,000, a merit-based award to foreign students who will study in U.S. covering full tuition, fees, room & board, and allowance (1997-1998)


A merit-based scholarship, SookMyung Women’s University, 1991, 1994, 1995



Professional Service


Editorial Board (appointed, 2013-2016)  Journal of The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition


Reviewer (2012-Present)                           Higher Education Research & Development

Reviewer (2012-Present)                           Research in Higher Education

Reviewer (2012-Present)                           The Asia-Pacific Education Researcher           

Reviewer (2013-Present)                           Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis (AERA)

Manuscript Reviewer (2012-Present)        Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) Conference Papers    

Manuscript Reviewer (2012-Present)        American Educational Research Association (AERA) Conference Papers        

Manuscript Reviewer (2010-Present)        Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD) Conference Papers

Steering Committee (2007-2008)              Illinois Association for Institutional Research


Texas A&M University-Commerce


Program Coordinator (2014-Present)  Masters of Science-Higher Education (MS-HIED) and Masters of Science-Higher Education Online

Member (2014-Present)                           Faculty Senate Academic Practices Committee

Member (2013-Present)                           University International Student Services Committee

Member (2013-Present)                           University International Education Fee Scholarship Awards Committee

Faculty Mentor (2014-Prese                     WILL (Women in Learning Leadership)         

Member (2013)                                            College of Education Virtual Advisory Committee

Member (2015-Present)                             Ed Leadership Curriculum Committee

Member (2012-2015)                                Ed Leadership Scholarship Committee

Member (2013)                                        Ed Leadership Website Ad hoc Committee      

Western Illinois University – University Committee


Member (2011-2012)                           President’s Recruitment and Retention Task Force

Member (2008-2012)                           Diversity Committee

Member (2008-2012)                           Workforce Diversity Initiative Council

Member (2008-2012)                           Voluntary Systems of Accountability (VSA) Student Learning Assessment Committee

Member (2007-2012)                           Web Accessibility Committee

Member (2006-2012)                            Facility Conditions Assessment Committee

Member (2008-2010)                            North Central Association of Colleges and Schools  (NCA) Accreditation Committee

Member (2008-2010)                            NCA Accreditation Support Team      

Member (2008-2009)                            Council of Administrative Personnel Executive Board

Chair (2008)                                         Assistant Director of Institutional Research and Planning Search Committee

Member (2008)                                     Administrative Information Management Director Search Committee

Member (2006-2007)                            First Year Experience (FYE) improvement dimension subcommittee              

Member (2006-2007)                            Community College Task Force Committee

Member (2006-2007)                            Enrollment Network Committee

Member (2007)                                     Chief Technology Officer Search Committee

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