Dongkyu   Kim

Assistant Professor  

Office: ELABN 211
Phone: (956) 665-3700

Dr. Dongkyu Kim

Selected Publications

  • Vicki Hesli Claypool, Brian Jensen, Dongkyu Kim, and Sara Mitchell. "Determinants of Salary Dispersion among Political Science Faculty: The Differential Effects of Where You Work (Institutional Characteristics) and What You Do (Negotiate and Publish) ," PS: Political Science & Politics 50, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2017): 146-156.

  • Dongkyu Kim. "The effects of inter-state conflicts on foreign investment flows to the developing world: Enduring vs ephemeral risk of conflicts," International Political Science Review 37, no. 4 (September 2016): 422–437.

  • Frederick Solt, Dongkyu Kim, Kyu Young Lee, Spencer Williardson, and Seokdong Kim. "Neoliberal reform and protest in Latin American democracies: A replication and correction," Research & Politics 1, (September 2014): 1-13.

Selected Grants and Fellowships

  • Laryssa Mykyta. The RGV Our Voice/Nuestra Voz Survey, The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Faculty Affairs, $10,170.00 (November 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018)

  • Dongkyu Kim. Faculty Research Grant, The Office for Global Engagement, $1,250.00 (September 13, 2017 - August 28, 2018)

  • Dongkyu Kim. Faculty Travel Grant, Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, $300.00 (October 5, 2017 - April 30, 2018)

Selected Presentations

  • Dongkyu Kim and Brian Lai. "Democracy and the Risk of FDI Expropriation," ISA Annual Convention San Francisco 2018, The International Studies Association, San Francisco (April 2018)

  • Dongkyu Kim. Political Science Association, UTRGV Political Science, (February 2018)

  • Dongkyu Kim. Political Science Colloquium, Political Science Department, UTRGV, Edinburg (November 2017)

Current Courses

POLS 2470 01 - Intro to Poli Sci Research:
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POLS 4328 01 - Global Political Economy:
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POLS 2470 A - Intro to Poli Sci Research:
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Previous Courses