Jaeeun Chae

Jaeeun in Cambridge, Massachusetts  

Jaeeun in Cambridge, Massachusetts



Jaeeun serves on Aspen Impact’s advisory team. She is an expert in international education programs and policies. She counsels university and government officials on ways to energize and modernize educational systems, improve college access, and support "nontraditional" students. Her work has taken her to the United States, Canada, France, Korea, Laos, Vietnam, and Algeria, among other places.

Professional Experience, Education, and Avocations

Besides consulting on education matters, Jaeeun is a professor of education and public administration in Seoul. She was previously an official in the South Korean Ministry of Education and examined education policies in developing countries for the World Bank. She has published research papers in international journals such as the Asian Pacific Journal of Education and through her graduate work at Harvard University. Jaeeun holds undergraduate and law degrees from Ewha and Seoul National University, respectively, plus master’s and doctoral degrees in education and social policy from Harvard.

Jaeeun enjoys hiking, travel, church, and reading.

Contact Information

You can reach Jaeeun directly at jaeeun@aspenimpact.com