Dawoom Jung (she/her)

Dawoom Jung is a Graduate Assistant at University Life. She is studying Human Rights and Humanitarian Policy with a specialization in International Organizations and UN Studies at the School of International and Public Affairs.

Before joining Columbia University, she worked as a Communications Officer at an Asia-Pacific regional organization in South Korea. She also has experience in student leadership roles at Yonsei University, where she holds her B.A. in International Studies, and Justice and Civil Leadership. Dawoom is from Seoul, South Korea but she grew up in Aurangabad, India for most of her life. She is fluent in both Korean and Hindi and loves to explore the diverse Asian cultures and cuisines in NYC.