Soohyun Cho


Soohyun Cho received her Ph.D. in Political Science with a graduate minor in Applied Statistics from Ohio State University. Her research interests are at the intersection of international political economy, gender politics, and political methodology. Specifically, she explores the relationships between economic globalization and domestic labor markets, with a focus on firms' and workers' responses to economic globalization and the diffusion of social responsibility norms in supply chains. She is currently investigating gender gaps in attitudes towards trade, automation, and refugees, and corporate social responsibility and firms’ obfuscation in supply chains. Her work has been supported by the Fulbright Fellowship, Presidential Fellowship at Ohio State, and APSA Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant. She holds a B.A. and M.A. in Political Science from Seoul National University. In the fall of 2024, Soohyun will be joining Bowdoin College as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Government and Legal Studies.