Through nonpartisan, expert analysis and cutting-edge research on ongoing policy opportunities and security challenges facing the region, the Korea Chair promotes a greater understanding of relations between the United States, Korea, and Asia.
CSIS appointed Dr. Victor Cha, former White House official and Georgetown University professor and vice dean as the inaugural chair holder in 2009.
A bipartisan, 14-member Commission on the Korean Peninsula has looked at recommendations for strengthening extended deterrence and reexamining North Korea policy. Join us as members of the Commission discuss recommendations from our report.
Transcript — January 26, 2023
Digital Report by Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. , Victor Cha , and Jennifer Jun — January 24, 2023
Commentary — January 24, 2023
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha and Christopher B. Johnstone — January 20, 2023
Report by John J. Hamre , Joseph S. Nye Jr. , Victor Cha , and Katrin Fraser Katz — January 19, 2023
All content by Korea Chair
Best of the ROK-US Strategic Forum 2022: The Biden-Yoon Summit and Korea’s Pivot to Regional Leadership
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha and Mark Lippert — August 26, 2022
Critical Questions by Ellen Kim — August 22, 2022
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha — August 17, 2022
Critical Questions by Jude Blanchette , Charles Edel , Christopher B. Johnstone , Scott Kennedy , Victor Cha , Ellen Kim , and Gregory B. Poling — August 15, 2022
Blog Post — August 3, 2022
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha — July 28, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Sue Mi Terry , and Rep. Ami Bera — July 25, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , and Sue Mi Terry — July 14, 2022
Podcast Episode by Mark Lippert — July 7, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Sue Mi Terry , and Bruce Klingner — June 30, 2022