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
Commentary — January 24, 2023
Digital Report by Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. , Victor Cha , and Jennifer Jun — 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
Newsletter by Wang Yunjong — June 6, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Andrew Grotto , and Sue Mi Terry — June 2, 2022
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha and H. Andrew Schwartz — May 26, 2022
Newsletter by Victor Cha — May 26, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Jung Eun Lee , Alastair Gale , and Sue Mi Terry — May 23, 2022
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha , H. Andrew Schwartz , and J. Stephen Morrison — May 19, 2022
Critical Questions by Ellen Kim and Victor Cha — May 18, 2022
Event by John J. Hamre , and Victor Cha , Michael J. Green , Matthew P. Goodman , Kurt Campbell , Luis Simón , Eva Pejsova , Ramon Pacheco Pardo , Giulia Tercovich , Linde Desmaele , Yoko Iwama , Shin Oya — May 9, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Wi Sunglac , Michael A. McFaul , and Sue Mi Terry — May 5, 2022
Podcast Episode by H. Andrew Schwartz , Victor Cha , and Tom Karako — May 4, 2022