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Dr. Jaemin Shim (沈載珉 博士)
Email: jaeminshim@hkbu.edu.hk
Tel: 3411-5334
Assistant Professor

Teaching

Current Courses:

Global and Chinese Studies Programme, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

  • Approaches in Global Studies

Previously Taught Subjects:

Political Science Department, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  • Comparative Government (2018-2019)
  • Government and Politics in Northeast Asia (2019)

Asian and African Institute, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  • Government and Politics in Northeast Asia (2018)

Marsaryk University, Department of East Asia Studies & International Relations Department, Brno, Czech Republic

  • Government and Politics in Northeast Asia (2018)

University of Oxford, Department of Social Policy and Intervention & Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford, UK

  • Social Policy (2012-2016)

University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford, UK

  • Comparative Government (2013-2015)
  • Government and Politics in Japan (2013-2014)
Background

Previous Employment:

  • Institute of Korean Studies, Freie Universität Berlin
  • Institute of Asian Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies
  • Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tokyo

Education:

  • D.Phil. in Politics, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
  • M.Phil. in Politics, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
  • B.A. and M.A. in Public Administration, Department of Public Administration, Korea University
Research Interests
  • Mass-elite representation gap in old and new democracies, with specific focus on causes, measurement strategies, and normative implications
  • Comparative welfare states of OECD countries, with special focus on East Asian countries
  • Gender Politics of Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan, with special focus on legislative politics
  • Multi-methods, with special focus on social network analysis and media content analysis
Publications

Shim, Jaemin (forthcoming). Gender and Politics in Northeast Asia: Legislative Patterns of Female Legislators in Korea and Taiwan, Journal of Women, Politics & Policy.

Shim, Jaemin and Sergiu Gherghina (2020). Measuring the Mass-Elite Preference Congruence: Findings from a Meta-Analysis and Introduction to the Symposium, European Political Science, online first.

Shim, Jaemin (2020). Left is Right and Right is Left? Partisan Difference on Social Welfare and Particularistic Benefits in South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan, Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy, 36 (1): 25-41.

Shim, Jaemin (2020). Gender Politics and Legislative Networks in Taiwan: An Analysis of Women-Bill Co-Sponsorship and Bill Success Parliamentary Affairs, online first.

Shim, Jaemin (2019). The Legislature and Agenda Politics of Social Welfare: A Comparative Analysis of Authoritarian and Democratic Regimes in South Korea, Democratization, 26 (7): 1235-1255

Shim, Jaemin (forthcoming). Social Investment in East Asia: The Politics of Agenda-Setting in the Media and Legislature, Garritzmann, J, Hausermann, S, and Palier, B. (eds), The World Politics of Social Investment, Oxford University Press.

Shim, Jaemin (2018). Mind the Gap! Comparing Gender Politics in Japan and Taiwan. GIGA Focus Asia, (05).

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