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
Digital Report by John J. Hamre , Joseph S. Nye Jr. , Victor Cha , and Katrin Fraser Katz — January 19, 2023
All content by Korea Chair
Podcast Episode by H. Andrew Schwartz , Victor Cha , and Tom Karako — May 4, 2022
Report by Victor Cha and Katrin Fraser Katz — April 29, 2022
Event by Mark Lippert , Victor Cha , Eric Hacker , Daniel Kim , Dan Kurtz , Dave Sheinin , and Jeeho Yoo — April 21, 2022
Podcast Episode by Michael J. Green and Victor Cha — April 18, 2022
Event by Victor Cha , Mark Lippert , Sydney Seiler , and Sue Mi Terry — April 7, 2022
Podcast Episode by Victor Cha and Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. — April 1, 2022
UN Special Rapporteur’s Final Message on North Korea Urges Respect for Human Rights and Calls for Humanitarian Aid
Commentary by Robert R. King — March 31, 2022
Event by Victor Cha , Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. , Markus Garlauskas , Ankit Panda , and Sue Mi Terry — March 30, 2022
Podcast Episode by Mark Lippert and Victor Cha — March 17, 2022
Event by Victor Cha , Mark Lippert , Insun Kang , Jiyoon Kim , Michelle Ye Hee Lee , Gordon Lubold , and Sue Mi Terry — March 10, 2022