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Writer, Translator, and educator

Baltimore, Maryland, 21229, United States
November 13, 2017

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Eunyoung Kim

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Baltimore MD 21229


Ms. Kim has been writing for 12 years weekly column on environmental issues for the Korea Energy News, and serves as the Washington DC reporter for the Korea Energy News. As a member of the National Press Club in Washington, DC United States of America she has access to energy experts throughout the United States and the world. She also has been contributing The Korea Times, the greater Washington area. Her frequent business travel to Korea in order to make presentations regularly at the various low-carbon energy conferences and her writing in Korean for her column readers has kept her up to date with the rapidly changing Korean energy market, which has accelerated with the industrial growth of Korea as a leader in Asia. This puts her in the best possible position to deal with global energy issues and how they affect Korea and the world.

She has a B.S. in Chemistry and an M.A. in Educational Psychology and owns her own company, Synapse International, L.L.C., providing green energy products and services including designing and installing ground-source heat pump products, solar panels, rooftop wind turbines and LED lighting. Current projects include a recovery and redistribution of waste refrigerants, World green city conference for REECON(International New and Renewable Energy Expo & Conference) Korea. distribution of software for calculating parameters necessary for installation of ground-source heat pumps.

Ms. Kim spent three years as the Asian Bureau Director of the Oklahoma State University School of International Studies during which time she developed contacts in the United States through the International Ground-Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) resulting in the establishment of a local chapter of IGSHPA in Korea. She regularly arranges for experts from the United States and around the world to hold workshops in Korea on alternative energy. She is a certified ground-source heat pump installer. Ms. Kim has been an invited speaker at many energy and environment conference including Green Energy Expo in Degu, Korea. She taught Environmental Science as an adjunct professor at DeVry University in Oklahoma City.

Ms. Kim has been worked as a language educator. Ms. Kim has been teaching Korean language culture to individuals with military, diplomat, and civilian background through agencies like ICA and DLS. She and worked for the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, CA, for the California State University in Sacramento, CA, for the Sangmyung University in Seoul Korea and the Korea Foreign Language Institute in Seoul Korea.


President, CEO January 2004 – Present

Synapse International LLC.

Advisor for National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology,

Environmental Protection Agency, Washington DC April, 2016 - Present

Environmental Expert Information Provider May 2015 - Present

Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute, Seoul Korea

Columnist May 2006 – Present

Korea Energy News, Seoul, South Korea

Regular Contributor April, 2013 - Present

The Korea Times

Adviser, International Affair

Gangwon Provincal Office, Chuncheon, South Korea January 2004 – December 2010

Director of Asian Bureau July 2001 – July 2002

School of International Studies, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

International Career Consultant January 1999 – July 2001

Career Services, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK


Ph. D. in Educational Psychology (in progress)

Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma Spring 2002 - Incomplete

Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

California State University, Sacramento Spring 1997

M.A. in Bilingual/Cross Cultural Behaviorism

California State University, Sacramento Fall 1996

Thesis: Neurobiological Applications to Second-Language Acquisition for Adult Learners

B.S. in Chemistry 1973

Sookmyung Women’s Univesity, Seoul Korea


Eunyoung Kim, Weekly Columns June 2007 - Present

About 140 articles on Climate Change, Clean Energy, Governmental Policies and Industrial Effort on Climate Change Mitigation.

The Korea Energy News, Seoul, Korea

Eunyoung Kim, Korean Language Course/Communicative PSI Approach, Kendall-Hunt Publishing, ISBN 0-7872-0192-8

Eunyoung Kim, Neurobiological Applications to Second Language Acquisition for Adult Learners, M. S. Thesis, California State University Sacramento, January 1997

Eunyoung Kim, San Francisco, The City of Korean Independent Movement, Doongji Magazine, October, 2014

Eunyoung Kim, Moon! Bright Moon! (The Korean Moon Festival), Korea Times, October 26, 1996

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