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Chong Jong-sup

Chong Jong-sup
Minister of Government Administration and Home Affairs

Biography

Personal Information
  • Name Chong Jong-sup
  • Year of birth 1957
  • Place of Birth Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do
Education
  • Ph.D. in Law, Yonsei Universtiy (Constitutional Law)
  • LL.M., Kyung Hee University (Constitutional Law)
  • LL.B., Seoul National University
  • Kyeongbuk High School

Career
  • Jul 2014 – Present Minister of Security and Public Administration
  • Jan 2014 – Jun 2014 President of the Korean Constitutional Law Association
  • Apr 2013 – Apr 2014 Chairman of the Prosecutorial Reform Commission,
    Supreme Prosecutors’ Office
  • Jan 2013 – Jun 2013 Chairman of the Political Reform Advisory Committee,
    National Assembly
  • May 2010 – May 2012 Dean of the School of Law, Seoul National University Chairman of the Board,
    Korean Association of Law Schools
  • Sept 1999 – Jul 2014 Professor, School of Law, Seoul National University
  • Mar 1992 – Aug 1999 Professor, College of Law Konkuk University
  • Sept 1989 – Mar 1995 Constitutional Research Officer Constitutional Court of Korea
  • Sept 1982 Passed the 24th National Judicial Examination

Awards
  • 2012 Order of Civil Merit (Seongnyu Medal)

Publications
  • Principles of Constitutional Law
  • Constitutional Litigation Law
  • Study on the Constitution of Korea I through V
  • Korea’s Judicial System and Development Model
  • Challenge for Korea’s Presidential System on the Constitution of Korea
  • Study on the Reform of Legislative Elections