Professor Profiles


Mijung Kim

Associate Professor


Elementary Education

About Me


Best Paper Award
The 3rd International STEM education conference, July, 2014, Vancouver, Canada

The Outstanding Paper Award
The East Asia Science Education International Conference, October 2011, Kwangju, Korea

The Springer Best Paper Award
The International Science Education Conference, November 2009, Singapore

The Springer Best Paper Award
The Conference of Asian Science Education, February 2008, Taiwan


Research Interests:
Science literacy, inquiry-based teaching, scientific reasoning and problem solving, dialogical argumentation; teacher education

Work In Progress:
Children’s collaborative reasoning and problem solving in science classrooms, conversation analysis on classroom argumentation, science curriculum analysis