Matthew F. Fleming is currently a Master of Global Affairs and Policy student at Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies and a Master of Media and Governance student at Keio University Graduate School of Media and Governance.
Before moving to Seoul, South Korea, he lived on the East Coast of the United States, studying Communication Studies and International Studies at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. While studying Japanese and Global Communication at Aichi Shukutoku University in Nagoya, Japan, Matthew found his research interests based in East Asia.
Matthew hopes to contribute to the repair of the world by focusing on issues of international human rights, cultural history, promotion of personal narratives, and the relationship of collectivism vs. individualism in contemporary issues.
M.A. | Keio Graduate School of Media and Governance
Master of Arts in Media and Governance
Expected – 07/2023, Tokyo, Japan
Research Field: Global Governance & Regional Strategy
Thesis: In Progress Under the Advisement of Dr. Ken JIMBO
Course Work Completed June ’22, w/ Final thesis approval expected Aug.’23
MGAP | Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies
Master of Global Affairs and Policy
Expected – 05/2022, Seoul, South Korea
Conc: International Security &Foreign Policy, International Law & Organizations
Dean's List - Fall 2020 & Spring 2021, GPA: 4.07 / 4.30
Public Relations Team Member for Graduate Student Association (GSA) - Fall 2020
B.A. | University of North Carolina Wilmington
Bachelor of Arts Double Major: Communication Studies & International Studies
08/2016 – 05/2020, NC, United States
Conc: Globalization, Minor: Japanese, GPA: 3.50 / 4.00, Cum Laude
University Semester Exchange at Aichi Shukutoku University in Nagoya, Japan