Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.
Georgy D. Toloraya
We are pleased to share with you that Georgy D. Toloraya has been named ICAS Fellow effective immediately.
Dr. Georgy Toloraya, currently a Visiting Fellow at the Brookings Institution, is a
professional diplomat (serving until 2006 as Russian Consul-General in Sydney, Australia)
and Professor of International Relations and Doctor of Economy, founder and Research
Director of the Center for Contemporary Korean Studies, IMEMO, Russian Academy of
Science, in Moscow.
Georgy is a former Deputy Director-General of the First Asian
Department of Russian Foreign Ministry, dealing with East Asia. Previously he served
two postings in Pyongyang (1978-1980 and 1984-1993) and as Deputy Chief of Mission
at Russian Embassy in Seoul (1993-1998). Georgy authored and co-authored six books
and numerous articles, presented many papers on Korean and East Asian affairs at
various international fora.
Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President