Senior Director, Policy and Corporate Programs
Stephen Noerper serves as The Korea Society senior director for policy and as an adjunct fellow with Pacific Forum CSIS. He previously served as a fellow at the EastWest Institute and professor of international relations at NYU. Dr. Noerper also taught at American University, Waseda University and the National University of Mongolia, where he was a Fulbright Senior Scholar. He was an Intellibridge vice president and US State Department analyst. Noerper served prior as a professor at the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies and Washington representative for the Nautilus Institute. He was a fellow at the East-West Center, ROK IFANS and Murrow Center. He publishes widely and appears in major media, to include CNN, Bloomberg, BBC, MSNBC and VOA. He is a graduate of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and London School of Economics. Professor Noerper teaches at Columbia University beginning in fall 2016. He is a member of the National Committee on North Korea (NCNK) and a board member of the Van Fleet Foundation.