Sangsoo Lee

Dr. Sangsoo Lee is the Deputy Director and head of the Stockholm Korea Center at the Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP).

Dr. Lee joined ISDP in 2007. His areas of interest are Security and Conflict issues in Northeast Asia with a focus on the North Korean nuclear crisis and inter-Korean relations. He is originally from South Korea, but studied in China and has lived in Europe for a long time. Dr. Lee holds a PhD in Northeast Asian Studies from Peking University and has been a Visiting Researcher at the United Nation University (UNU-CRIS) (2007), and at the London School of Economics (LSE) (2011). He speaks Korean, Chinese, Japanese, and English.