Jinyoung Hwang is the Operations Coordinator at the Contemplative Sciences Center at the University of Virginia. She handles general administrative tasks relating to the Center’s activities.
Prior to joining CSC in 2016, Jinyoung did work related to international affairs for a human resources development organization. She also taught elementary schools in South Korea. Jinyoung has an M.A. in Korean Linguistics from Yonsei University. Currently, she is enrolled in the new M. Ed. in Educational Psychology Social Foundations program at the University.
She lives in Charlottesville with her husband, who is pursuing a doctorate at the University, and her son. In her free time, she enjoys working out and cooking.