Position: Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Phone: 032-626-6100 (+82 32-626-6100)
Office Location: U0854
Office Hours: Monday – Friday: 8AM to 5PM (by appointment)
SuHyen Heather Um is the Undergraduate Student Advisor at the University of Utah Asia Campus (UAC). She holds a B. A. in Economics, Applied Linguistics, and Education from Kyung Hee University, and M.Ed. with an honor in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of Utah.
SuHyen has worked at the University of Utah as an international student advisor and Chair of International Student Orientation. Previously, she taught a Student Leadership Class at Utah Valley University (UVU) while she was working in the Basic Composition and English as a Second Language Department. She has also served as a VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America) volunteer at the UVU Volunteer and Service Learning Center.
SuHyen enjoys advising and interacting with UAC students. She has worked with faculty and advised students with administrative issues including course management and peer mentor programs. She is extremely excited to see the UAC students’ growth and happy to be a part of their success.
In her free time, SuHyen enjoys mentoring, volunteering, training dogs, gardening, attending cultural events and being involved in community activities. She loves to support and interact with people of different backgrounds.