Leaders in the Academy Spotlight on Dr. Uriah Kim 2004 North American Doctoral Fellow

“I can’t put up a wall and separate my scholarly knowledge from my lived experience.”

North American Doctoral Fellow Dr. Uriah Kim witnessed a shortage in the number of students and scholars articulating issues and concerns in the Asian-American community. He came to FTE seeking support, noting that it “takes a village to finish graduate study.” Uriah applies the wisdom and experience he gained to build understanding between diverse people to make a lasting difference in the world.