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Hyun Jin Kim

Associate Professor In Classics
Herodotus; Thucydides; Late Antiquity
Steppe nomads; Han China
history
arts & humanities
philosophy
social sciences
area studies
international relations
europe
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A/Prof

Hyun Jin Kim

 
Division
Arts
 
Primary Interest
Greek And Roman History
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A/Prof

Hyun Jin Kim

 

Hyun Jin was born in Seoul, South Korea and grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. He took his D Phil.

from the University of Oxford on a Commonwealth Scholarship in 2008 and then was a University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellow until he took up his current position at the University of Melbourne in 2013. He is widely published and the author or editor of seven books. Many of his books, including his first monograph Ethnicity and Foreigners in Ancient Greece and China (2009; Duckworth), are comparative studies of Ancient Greece, Rome and China. His other monographs, most notably The Huns, Rome and the Birth of Europe (2013; Cambridge University Press), and edited books are studies of the Inner Asian Huns, Geopolitics and Eurasian Empires in Late Antiquity.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 32 most recent scholarly works by Hyun Jin Kim.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2004

Commonwealth Scholarship

2019

FAHA - Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Associate Professor In Classics

Historical And Philosophical Studies

Education


Doctor of Philosophy in Classical Languages and Literature

University of Oxford

Master of Arts in Languages and Literature

University of Auckland

Bachelor of Arts in Classics

University of Auckland