“Washing one’s hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.” ― PAULO FREIRE

Joonmo is a doctoral student in social work at the Brown School and a McDonnell International Academy Scholar Fellow. He recently received a fellowship from the Korea Safety Health Environment (SHE) Foundation, which will support his disseration. He is currently conducting an ethnographic study on the impact of climate change on the urban poor in Seoul.

Research Interests:
Climate change, Ecosocial work, Environmental justice; Ethnography; Interpretive methodology; Political ecology

Email: joonmokang@wustl.edu