Professional Portrait Photo of Un Yeong Park, Assistant Director for Career and Professional Development for International Students


Bachelor of Arts in Education and Master of Education in Foreign Language Education from Seoul National University, South Korea
Master of Education in Human Resource Education from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Campus Affiliations

Career Service Council International Student Career Connections Committee
International Student Work Group
Student Affairs International Education Committee
Global Career Network
Liaison to International Student and Scholar Services, and Asian American Cultural Center

Professional Memberships

National Career Development Association (NCDA)

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers (MWACE)


Robert P. Larsen Human Development Award, 2013 from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Counseling Center
Service to International Students Award (on behalf of the Career Center), 2016 from National Career Development Association

Fun Fact

I have traveled to more than 15 countries including Antarctica and I am now dreaming of traveling to all states of the U.S.

What do you like best about your job?

Helping young generations shape their future life is always exciting and rewarding.