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Seunghye Hong, PhD, MA (MSW equiv.)
Associate Professor of Social Work, MSW Program Chair

Gartley Hall Rm. 215
Tel: 956-4605
E-mail: shong9@hawaii.edu
Website: Child and Family Research Lab


Education

MA (MSW equiv.), Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea

PhD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Research Interests

  • Neighborhood Contexts
  • Immigration
  • Mental Health
  • Community-Based Practice
  • Research Methodology

CV

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ACADEMIC POSITIONS

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Honolulu, HI

2017 – present MSW Program Chair
2015 – present Associate Professor, Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work
2010 – 2015 Assistant Professor, Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work

University of Washington Seattle, Washington

2009 – 2010 Research Associate, School of Social Work

EDUCATION

2009 University of Washington, School of Social Work. Seattle, Washington
Doctor of Philosophy in Social Welfare
Dissertation: Neighborhood contexts, mental health, and immigration

1995 Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
Master of Arts in Social Work

1993 Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
Bachelor of Arts in Social Work

RESEARCH INTERESTS

• Health/Behavioral Mental Health, Social Determinants of Health, Health Disparities
• Diversity & Multiculturalism, Disability, Aging
• Immigration
• Neighborhood Contexts
• Research Methods (Quantitative/Qualitative)

RESEARCH/PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015-Present Co-Principal Investigator. Korean Immigration and Identity Project – Beyond Korea: Seeking Korea’s Place in the Asia Pacific and in the World. Center for Korean Studies (CKS), UHM, funded by the Core University Program for Korean Studies through the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Studies Promotion Service of the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS-2015-OLU2250005).

2015-2017 Principal Investigator. Feasibility testing of a culturally-tailored, web-based weight loss program for Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Peoples. RMATRIX-II Collaboration Pilot Project funded by National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD). Multiple PI project with Dr. Claire Townsend,
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Department of Native Hawaiian Health.

2015-Present Co-Principal Investigator. Social exclusion and mental health among older adult with disabilities: Moderating effect of social network types. PI: Miok Kim, Chonbuk National University, South Korea; Co-PI: Hyun-Jun Kim, University of Washington. This study is funded by Chonbuk National University.

2014-Present Co-Principal Investigator. Comparisons of Addictive behaviors among College students in Korea and the U.S. PI: Soo Mi Jang, Cheongju University. This study was supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea Grant funded by the Korean Government (NRF-2014S1A2A1A01025197).

2013-Present Consultant. The Lehigh Longitudinal Study: Effects of Maltreatment on Adult Substance Use & Mental Health Problems. Provide methodological and data analysis expertise to the study team and write manuscript(s). PI: Todd I. Herrenkohl, PhD, School of Social Work & Social Development Research Group,
University of Washington. This grant was funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR).

2013-2014 Co-Principal Investigator. Social exclusion and mental health among older adult with disabilities: Moderating effect of social network types. PI: Miok Kim, Chonbuk National University, South Korea; Co-PI: Hyun-Jun Kim, University of Washington. This study is funded by Chonbuk National University.

2010-2012 Co-Principal Investigator. From Care to Rights!: Critical approach to the changing welfare policy mechanism for children and youth with disabilities in the U.S. and its implications in Korea. PI: Miok Kim, Chonbuk National University. This study was funded by National Research Foundation of South Korea.

2009-2011 Consultant. R25CA092408-09S1. Supplement to Biobehavioral Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program. PI: Donald Patrick, University of Washington. This grant was funded by National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health.

2009-2010 Research Associate for the Longitudinal Study of Exposure to Family Violence Investigate the long-term effects of family violence (i.e., child maltreatment and Intimate Partner Violence) on children and resilience into adulthood. Write grants for further studies. Conduct statistical analysis using a variety of statistical packages including SPSS, SAS, HLM, & Mplus. PI: Todd I. Herrenkohl, PhD, University of
Washington. This grant was funded by NICHD.

2008-2009 Predoctoral Research Associate for Closing the Achievement Gap project Conducted literature reviews & Census data analysis for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and their educational achievement. Supervisors: David T. Takeuchi, PhD & Shirley Hune, PhD, University of Washington. This study was funded by the State of Washington, CAPAA (Comission on Asian Pacific American Affairs).

2003-2008 Predoctoral Research Associate for National Latino and Asian American Study (NLAAS)
Conducted literature reviews on Asian American mental health and data analysis using SAS, STATA, SUDAAN software. Supervisor: David T. Takeuchi, PhD, University of Washington. This grant was funded by National Institute of Mental Health.

2006 Principal Researcher for the Korean Americans in the North-west Survey Developed a questionnaire, conducted statistical analysis using SPSS software, made a report on the results. Supervisor: Sue Sohng, PhD, University of Washington. This survey was funded by Overseas Korean Foundation through the Korea Times.

2003-2004 Korean American Parenting Program Assisted Korean American parenting programs for the 1st generation Korean Americans. Conducted interviews with Korean American parents to validate instruments which were translated and back-translated from English to Korean. Conducted interviews with Korean American parents for pre- and post- program evaluations. Supervisor: Eunjung Kim, PhD, RN.

2003 Principal Researcher for the Survey on the Ethnic Identification among Second- Generation Korean Americans Developed a questionnaire, recruited sample, collected questionnaires, and conducted statistical analysis. Supervisors: Sue Sohng, PhD & Hyojoung Kim, PhD, University of Washington. This study was funded by the Seattle-Washington State Korean American Association.

2002-2004 Research Assistant for Family Violence Project Collaborated with research team in developing research questions, creating constructs, conducting statistical analysis using a variety of statistical packages
including SPSS, AMOS, and MPLUS. Supervisors: Emiko A. Tajima, PhD, Todd I. Herrenkohl, PhD, University of Washington.

2001-2002 Research Assistant for Child Fatality Project Conducted literature reviews on research of child fatality and data analysis using SPSS software. Supervisor: Jean, Kruzich, PhD.

1995-1999 Assistant Manager for Samsung Welfare Foundation Social welfare program team.
Social welfare agency support program, Small Sharing, Big Love Overseas training for social workers: USA, Japan, Singapore Blue Sharing, a youth volunteering club/support for the teenaged orphans

1994-1995 Project Administrator for Korea Association of Social Workers Overseas training for social workers
Developing the license of clinical social workers

1994 Research Assistant for Division of Human Services Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs. Seoul, Korea.

1993 Research Assistant for the Study on the Implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Korea Korea Institute for Social Information and Research. Seoul, Korea.

1993 Assistant Administrative Officer for Department of Social Welfare Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea.

1991-1992 Group Social Worker for the Ewha Womans University Community Welfare Center Program for Pre-middle school Students

1991 Social Worker for Institute for Social Welfare Policy Program for adolescents at Han River Park

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Fall 2010 ~ Research Development in Social Welfare (SW 440, BSW); Direct Reading and Research (SW 499) for the BSW student’s Honors Research Project for Thesis; Social Work Practice in Communities & Organizations (SW 631); Introduction to Scientific Methods and Principles in Social Work (SW 640, MSW); Research Designs and Data Analyses for the Evaluation of Practice Effectiveness (SW 650,
MSW); Human Behavior in the Social Environment I (SW 659, MSW); Human Behavior in the Social Environment II (SW 660, MSW); Direct Reading and Research (SW 699) with MSW (mentoring students’ research projects) and PhD students (including teaching practicum); and Individual and Group Research Project (SW 743, 744, & 746); Quantitative Methods II (SW 751, PhD); Dissertation Research (SW 800, PhD).

Spring 2009 Co-Instructor: Multicultural Mental Health Practice Teaching responsibilities includes developing a syllabus with principal instructor, Dr. Eugene Aisenberg, giving lectures, and leading class discussions.

Winter 2009 Teaching Assistant: Multivariate Data Analysis for the Social Sciences Teaching Assistant responsibilities includes conducting computer lab sessions and consulting with students on their assignments.

Winter 2003 Teaching Assistant: Advanced Research on Social Work Practice Teaching Assistant responsibilities included helping students individually with computer exercise during computer lab sessions, reviewing and grading computer lab assignments, and individual consulting with students on their research project with data entry, data analysis, and report writing.

2000-2001 Instructor: Social Service Activity for the Student Elective course for undergraduate. Department of Social Welfare, Ewha Womans University.

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Jang, S., & Hong, S. (accepted with minor revision). Do addictive behaviors matter for college students’ depression and suicidal ideation? International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. (SSCI, Impact Factor 1.179)

Hong, M., Kim, H., Hong, S., & Kim, M. (2017). End-of-life care needs among middle-aged Koreans: Willingness to use hospice services and advance directives. The Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, 19(5), 452-459. doi: 10.1097/NJH.0000000000000372 (SSCI, Impact Factor 0.475)

Lee, J. S., Tajima, E. A., Herrenkohl, T. I., & Hong, S. (2017). The effects of formal and informal deviant labels in adolescence on crime in adulthood. Social Work Research, 41(2), 97-110. doi: 10.1093/swr/svx003 (SSCI, Impact Factor 0.649)

Hong, M., Hong, S., Adamek, M. E., & Kim, M. (2017). Death attitudes among middle-aged Koreans: Role of end-of-life care planning and death experiences. The International Journal of Aging and Human Development. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0091415016689473 (SSCI, Impact Factor 0.507) (PMCID: PMC5511773)

Hong, M., Hong, S., Kim, M., & Yi, E.-H. (2016). Intention to use long-term care facilities: Differences between Korean pre-elderly and the Korean baby-boomers. Journal of CrossCultural Gerontology, 31(4), 357-368. doi: 10.1007/s10823-016-9300-6 (PMCID: PMC5148579)

Skinner, M, Hong, S., Herrenkohl, T. I., Brown, E. C., Lee, J. O., & Jung, H. (2016). Longitudinal effects of early child maltreatment on adult co-occurring substance abuse and mental health and problems: The role of adolescent alcohol use and depression. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 77(3), 464-472. (PMCID: PMC4869903)

Kim, E., Hong, S., & Rockett, C. M. (2016). Korean American parents’ perceptions of effective parenting strategies in the United States. Journal of Cultural Diversity: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 23(1), 12-20. (PMCID: PMC4921126)

Kim, H.-J., Hong, S., & Kim, M. (2015). Living arrangement, social connectedness, and life satisfaction among Korean older adults with physical disabilities: The results from the National Survey on Persons with Disabilities. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 27(3), 307-321. doi: 10.1007/s10882-014-9418-9 (SSCI, Impact Factor 0.88) (not in PubMed & my bibliography)

Hong, S., Walton, E., Tamaki, E., & Sabin, J. A. (2014). Lifetime prevalence of mental disorders among Asian Americans: Nativity, gender, and sociodemographic correlates. Asian American Journal of Psychology, 5(4), 353-363. doi: 10.1037/a0035680 (SSCI, Impact Factor 1.405) (PMCID: PMC4299873)

Hong, S., Zhang, W., & Walton, E. (2014). Neighborhoods and mental health: Exploring ethnic density, poverty, and social cohesion among Asian Americans and Latinos. Social Science & Medicine, 111, 117-124. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.04.014 (SSCI, Impact Factor 2.558) (PMCID: PMC4068345)

Herrenkohl, T. I., Hong, S., Klika, J. B., Herrenkohl, R. C., & Russo, M. J. (2013). Developmental impacts of child abuse and neglect related to adult mental health, substance use, and physical health. Journal of Family Violence, 28(2), 191-199. doi: 10.1007/s10896-012-9474-9 (SSCI, Impact Factor 1.17) (PMCID: PMC3839858)

Kim, M., Kim, H.-J., Hong, S., & Fredriksen-Goldsen, K. (2013). Health disparities among childrearing women with disabilities. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17, 1260-1268. doi: 10.1007/s10995-012-1118-4 (SSCI, Impact Factor 2.015) (PMID: 22918712)

Zhang, W., & Hong, S. (2013). Perceived discrimination and psychological distress among Asian Americans: Does education matter? Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 15, 932-943. doi: 10.1007/s10903-012-9676-5 (SSCI, Impact Factor 1.264) (PMCID: PMC3411322)

Kim, E., Im, H., Nahm, E., & Hong, S. (2012). Korean American parents’ reconstruction of immigrant parenting in the United States. Journal of Cultural Diversity, 19(4), 124-132. (PMCID: PMC5334468)

Ornelas, I. J., & Hong, S. (2012). Gender differences in the relationship between discrimination and substance use disorder among Latinos. Substance Use & Misuse, 47(12), 1349-1358. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2012.716482 (SSCI, Impact Factor 1.226) (PMCID: PMC3792013)

Zhang, W., Hong, S., Takeuchi, D, & Mossakowski, K. (2012). Limited English proficiency and psychological distress among Latinos and Asian Americans. Social Science & Medicine, 75, 1006-1014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.05.012 (SSCI, Impact Factor 2.558) (PMCID: PMC3411322)

Dwight-Johnson, M., Aisenberg, E., Golinelli, D., Hong, S., Obrien, M., & Ludman, E. (2011). Telephone-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for Latino patients living in rural areas: A randomized pilot study. Psychiatric Services, 62(8), 936-942. doi: 10.1176/ps.62.8.pss6208_0936 (SSCI) (PMCID: PMC5515371)

Duldulao, A. A., Takeuchi, D., & Hong, S. (2009). Correlates of suicidal behaviors among Asian Americans. Archives of Suicide Research, 13(3), 277-290. doi: 10.1080/13811110903044567 (SSCI) (PMCID: PMC2756301)

Nicdao, G. E., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2008). Social support and the use of mental health services among Asian Americans: Results from the National Latino and Asian American study. Research in the Sociology of Health Care, 26, 167-184. (not in PubMed and my bibliography)

Nicdao, G. E., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2007). Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders among Asian Americans: Results from the national Latino and Asian American study. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 40(S3), 22-26. doi: 10.1002/eat.20450 (SSCI) (PMID: 17879986)

Takeuchi, D., Hong, S., Gile, K., & Alegria, M. (2007). Developmental contexts and mental disorders among Asian Americans. Research on Human Development. 4(1-2), 49-69. doi: 10.1080/15427600701480998 (PMCID: PMC2818854)

Kim, E., & Hong, S. (2007). First-generation Korean-American parents’ perceptions of discipline. Journal of Professional Nursing, 23(1), 60-68. doi: 10.1016/j.profnurs.2006.12.002 (SSCI) (PMCID: PMC1850109)

Takeuchi, D., Zane, N., Hong, S., Chae, H., D., Gong, F., Gee, C. G., Walton, E., Sue, S., & Alegria, M. (2007). Immigration-related factors and mental disorders among Asian Americans. American Journal of Public Health, 97(1), 84-90. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2006.088401 (SSCI) (PMCID: PMC1716230)

Abe-Kim, J., Takeuchi, D., Hong, S., Zane, N., Sue, S., Spencer, S. M., Appel, H., Nicdao, G. E., & Alegria, M. (2007). Use of mental health-related services among immigrant and US-born Asian Americans: Results from the National Latino and Asian American Study. American Journal of Public Health, 97(1), 91-98. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2006.098541 (SSCI) (PMCID: PMC1716256)

Takeuchi, D., & Hong, S. (2006). Glancing back, looking forward: Some comments on health research in Asian American communities. AAPI Nexus, 4(1), 1-20.

Manuscripts in Preparation

Hong, S., Ing, C. T., Kaholokula, J. K., Kekauoha, P., Dillard, A., Yoshimura, S., Palakiko, D-M., Hughes, C., & Mokuau, N. (in preparation). Exploring communities’ exposure, acceptance, and readiness to a web-based intervention: Perceptions among Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders on the use of internet for healthy lifestyle information and resources.

Hong, S., Park, K., & Park, M-L (in preparation). Emerging diversities and challenges faced by Korean American population in the U.S.: Focusing on income and health insurance disparities.

Hong, S., Kim, M., & Kim, H.-J. (in preparation). Examining housing effects and health status of older adults with physical disabilities living alone in South Korea.

Hong, S., & Stotzer, R. (in preparation). Targeting and tailoring: Contextually sensitive approaches to health promotion for immigration populations, focusing on Korean immigrants.

Hong, S., Park, S., Wilkens, L. R., & Le Marchand, L. (in preparation). Immigration and obesity among Filipinos: the Multiethnic Cohort Study.

Jang, S., Hong, S., & Kim, S. (in preparation). Examining protective factors of problem gambling among college students in South Korea: Focusing on ego resilience and social support.

Book Chapters, Reports, & Thesis

Hong, S. (2014). Immigrant heterogeneity and mental health among Asian and Latino immigrants. In B. Tchoe & M. K. Choe (Eds.), Socioeconomic Impacts of Demographic Change. Seoul, South Korea: Korean Institute for Health and Social Affairs (KIHASA) & the East West Center (EWC), pp.185-230.

Takeuchi, D., Hune, S., Hong, S., Kang, J., Redmond, MA., & Yeo, J. (2008). Growing presence, emerging voices: Pacific Islanders and academic achievement in Washing. The State of Washington, CAPAA (Comission on Asian Pacific American Affairs).

Hune, S., Takeuchi, D., Andresen, T., Hong, S., Kang, J., Redmond, MA., & Yeo, J. (2008). Asian Americans in Washington State: Closing their hidden achievement gaps. The State of Washington, CAPAA (Comission on Asian Pacific American Affairs).

Hong, S., & Kim, H. (2005). The current status of ethnic identification among second-generation Korean Americans. In H. Kim (Eds.), Korean American identities: A look forward. Seattle, WA: The Seattle-Washington State Korean American Association, pp.33-52.

Kim, H., & Hong, S. (2005). The social and economic determinants of second-generation Korean American ethnic identification. In H. Kim (Eds.), Korean American identities: A look forward. Seattle, WA: The Seattle-Washington State Korean American Association, pp.53-78.

Hong, S. (1995). The trend and challenges of the volunteer activity. In The understanding of the social welfare in Korea. Social Welfare Research Division, Korea Social Science Institute. Seoul: Dong-poong Press, pp.336-349.

Hong, S. (1995). A study of the satisfaction and duration of volunteers in in-home service. Thesis for Master’s Degree, Ewha Womans University.

Invited Presentations

Hong, S. (2017, June). Development of internet-based, culturally-tailored intervention for promoting healthy lifestyle. The Research Institute of Aging Society, Hallym University. Funded by Hallym Institue of Life and Death Studies. Chuncheon, South Korea.

Hong, S. (2014, August). Family relations, leisure activities, and life satisfaction among Korean baby boomers. The fifth EWC (East West Center) – KIHASA (Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs) Joint Conference. Honolulu, HI.

Hong, S. (2014, May). Immigrant heterogeneity & contextually sensitive approaches to health promotion. Ewha Womans University, Department of Social Welfare-University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, School of Social Work: Academic Exchange Seminar, celebrating Ewha’s 128th Anniversary. “Culturally responsive approaches in health: Asian and Pacific Islanders.” Seoul, South Korea.

Hong, S. (2014, February). Targeting and tailoring: Contextually sensitive approaches to health promotion for immigrant populations, focusing on Korean immigrants. International Conference: Korean Immigration and Multiculturalism. Honolulu, HI.

Hong, S. (2013, June). Immigrant heterogeneity and mental health among Asian and Latino immigrants. The fourth EWC (East West Center) – KIHASA (Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs) Joint Conference. Honolulu, HI.

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Hong, S., Park, K., & Park, M. (2017, August). Emerging diversities and challenges faced by Korean American population in the U.S.: Focusing on income and health insurance disparities. Paper presentation at the 13th ISKS International Conference of Korean Studies, Auckland, New Zealand.

Jang, S., Hong, S., & Kim, S. B. (2016, June). Examining protective factors of problem gambling among college students in South Korea: Focusing on ego resiliency and social support. Paper presentation at the Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD), Seoul, South Korea.

Kim, S. B., & Hong, S. (2016, June). Barriers and facilitators to colorectal cancer screening among Japanese, Filipino, and Chinese Americans in Hawaiʻi. Poster presentation at the Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD), Seoul, South Korea.

Hong, S., Townsend Ing, C, & Kaholokula, K. (2016, April). Exploring perceptions and preferences of internet-based weight-loss interventions for Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders. Poster presentation at the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ISRII) 8th Scientific Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Kim, S. B., & Hong, S. (2016, January). Exploring gender and ethnic variations in colorectal cancer screening practices among Japanese, Filipino, and Chinese Americans in Hawaiʻi. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 20th Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Jang, S., & Hong, S. (2016, January). Depression, addictive behaviors, and suicidal ideation among Korean college students: Examining the moderating roles of alcohol use and gambling. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 20th Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Skinner, M, Hong, S., Herrenkohl, T. I., Brown, E. C., Lee, J. O., & Jung, H. (2015, May). Longitudinal effects of early child maltreatment on later complex adult mental health problems. Paper presented at the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 23rd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

Hong, S., Kim, I., & Kim, S. B.(2015, January). Immigrant Heterogeneity and Mental Health Among Asian and Latino Immigrants. Poster presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 19th Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Kim, S. B., & Hong, S. (2015, January). Examining Colorectal Cancer Screening Practice Disparities Among Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islander. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 19th Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Hong, M., Hong, S., & Kim, M. (2015, January). End of life care plan among young-old adults in South Korea: Willingness to use hospice services and advance directives. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 19th Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Hong, M., Hong, S., & Kim, M. (2014, November). Death Perception: Effects of Experience of Death of Friend or Family and Knowledge of End of Life Care. Poster presentation at the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington DC.

Kim, S., & Hong, S. (2014, September). Colorectal cancer screening practices among Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians & Pacific Islanders. Paper presentation at the He Huliau 2014 conference, Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research, Honolulu, Hawai‘i.

Hong, S., Park, S., Wilkens, L. R., & Le Marchand, L. (2014, January). Immigration and obesity among Filipinos: the Multiethnic Cohort Study. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 18th Annual Conference, San Antonio, Texas.

Hong, M., Hong, S., & Kim, M. (2014, January). Long-term care needs among Korean baby boomers: Informal care, self-care activities for health promotion, and intention to use longterm care facilities. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 18th Annual Conference, San Antonio, Texas.

Hong, S. (2012, November). Neighborhood racial density, poverty, and mental health among Asian Americans. Poster presentation at the 58th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Washington, DC.

Aisenberg, G., & Hong, S. (2012, November). Do neighborhood safety and social cohesion impact Latino’s mental health? Paper presentation at the 58th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Washington, DC.

Ornelas, I. J., & Hong, S. (2012, October). Gender differences in the relationship between discrimination and substance use disorder. Poster presentation at the 140th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Zhang, W., & Hong, S. (2012, August). Perceived Discrimination and Psychological Distress among Asian Americans: Does Education Matter? Paper presentation of the Section on Sociology of Mental Health at the American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

Zhang, W., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2012, August). English Proficiency and Psychological Distress among Latinos and Asian Americans. Roundtable of the Section on Sociology of Mental Health at the American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

Kim, M., Kim, H., & Hong, S. (2012, January). Health disparities of childrearing women with disabilities Disparities. Poster presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 16th Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Hong, S., Stotzer, R., & Mills-Dick, K. (2011, October). Engaging students in research-informed practice and practice-informed research. Panel presentation at the 57th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Atlanta, GA. Continuing Education credits (CEU’s) granted.

Aisenberg, E., Dwight-Johnson, M., Golinelli, D., Hong, S., Obrien, M., & Ludman, E (2011, October). Addressing Disparities in Depression Care: Telephone Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Rural Latinos. Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Atlanta, GA.

Zhang, W., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2011, August). Ethnic identity, discrimination, and psychological distress among Asian Americans: Exploring the joint effects of gender and English proficiency? Paper presentation at the North American Chinese Sociologist Association (NACSA) annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV.

Hong, S., Herrenkohl, T. I. & Lee, J. O. (2011, January). Mental health and substance use outcomes of early childhood abuse: A latent profile analysis. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 15th Annual Conference, Tampa, FL.

Kristman-Valente, A., Hong, S., Herrenkohl, T. I., & Tajima, E. A. (2011, January). Mechanisms of risk transmission across the lifespan: Development of alcohol use behavior in adult survivors of child physical & sexual abuse. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 15th Annual Conference, Tampa, FL.

Sousa, C., Prince, D., Hong, S., & Herrenkohl, T. I. (2011, January). Pathways of chronic victimization, stress, and adolescent and adult mental health. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 15th Annual Conference, Tampa, FL.

Kristman-Valente, A., Hong, S., Herrenkohl, T. I., Kim, M., Tajima, E. A., Klika, J. B., & Sousa, C. (2010, March). An examination of child abuse and adolescent alcohol use: Tests of gender moderation effects and mediating pathways. Symposium paper presentation at the 13th Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Biennial Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Sousa, C., Hong, S., Prince, D., Herrenkohl, T. I., Tajima, E. A., Klika, J. B., & Kristman-Valente, A. (2010, March). Victimization in childhood and adolescence: A lifecourse perspective on compounding adversity & depression. Symposium paper presentation at the 13th Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Biennial Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Klika, J. B., Herrenkohl, T. I., Hong, S., Sousa, C., Tajima, E. A., & Kristman-Valente, A. (2010, March). Studying continuity and change in resilience for maltreated children: A multiple domain, lifecourse approach. Symposium paper presentation at the 13th Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Biennial Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Hong, S. (2008, November). Contextually sensitive approaches to health promotion intervention for immigrant populations. Poster presentation at the 54th Annual Program Meeting (CSW), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Philadelphia, PA.

Hong, S., Johnston-GoodStar, K, & Trinidad, A. (2008, November). Place, Social Context, and Health: Theory and Practice of Place-based Social Work. Panel presentation at the 54th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Philadelphia, PA.

Hong, S., Takeuchi, D., & Erosheva, E. (2008, April). Living in ethnic residential enclaves: Is it bad or good medicine for Asian Americans’ mental health? Presentation at the annual Associations for Asian American Studies, Chicago, IL.

Takeuchi, D., & Hong, S. (2005, September). The developmental context of Asian American immigrants and mental disorders: Preliminary findings from the National Latino and Asian American Study. Washington DC: NIMH. Social Context, Cultural Processes, and Mental Health: Empirical Advances

Takeuchi, D., Yoon, J., & Hong, S. (2005, October). Depression among Asian Americans: Results from the National Latino and Asian American Study. Presentation at the “Black the Silence” Conference, New York

Uhm, S., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2005, August). The role of attributions in perceived discrimination and mental health. Presentation at the annual American Psychological Association Conference, Washington, DC.

Kim, E., & Hong, S. (2005, June). First generation Korean immigrant parents’ perception of the common discipline strategies: A pilot study. Poster presentation. Family Research Consortium IV-2nd Summer Institute Trauma, Stress and Difficult Life Transitions: Crossing Borders, Crossing Boundaries, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Uhm, S., Hong, S., & Takeuchi, D. (2005, May). Socio-demographic predictors and mental health correlates of perceived discrimination among a national sample of Asian Americans. Presentation at the annual American Psychological Society Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Kim, E., & Hong, S. (2004, March). Translation of the parenting practices questionnaire from English into Korean and back to English. Symposium for the 17th Annual Pacific Nursing Research Conference, Honolulu, HI.

Kim, E., & Hong, S. (2004, February). First generation Korean American parents’ perceptions on discipline. Poster presentation at the Center for the Advancement of Health Disparities Research. Seattle, WA.

Hong, S., Huang, B., Tajima, E.A., Herrenkohl, T.I., & Whitney, S.D. (2004, January). Testing a family resilience framework as a protective mechanism for the impact of physical child abuse: A structural equation model (SEM) analysis. Presentation at the annual Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) Conference, New Orleans.

Hong, S. (2003, October). The identity profiles of the second generation Korean Americans in Washington State. Presentation at the Centennial Symposium of Korean American Immigration. Seattle, WA.

HONORS & AWARDS

2017 Middle Career Achievement Award, Korean American Social Work Educators Association (KASWEA), awarded at the 2017 Annual Business Meeting. The 53th Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Dallas, TX.

2016 Best Faculty Engagement Strategies Award & Best Poster Design Award. Assessment for Curricular Improvement Spring 2016 Poster Exhibit, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2014 The Faculty Travel Fund ($2,000) by the University Research Council (URC), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2013 The Faculty Travel Fund ($2,000) by the University Research Council (URC), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2012 The Professional Development Opportunity (one course release), MBT School of Social Work, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2012 The Faculty Travel Fund ($2,000) by the University Research Council (URC), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2011 The Faculty Travel Fund ($1,800) by the University Research Council (URC), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

2008 A certificate of completion in the Statistics Track in the Social Welfare PhD program from the Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences (CSSS).

2008 A certificate of completion from the GIS Population Science Training Program in Advanced Spatial Analysis from the Center for Spatially Integrated Social Science.

2006 University of Washington, Magnuson Health Sciences Scholar Award

1992 Ewha Womans University, Kwon Hwa Ok Scholarship

1989 Ewha Womans University, Merit Based Scholarship

SERVICES

School

08/10-07/12 Research Sequence Chair
08/10-07/12 MSW Program Committee, Member
08/11-07/17 School of Social Work Assessment Committee, Chair
08/11-present International Affairs Committee, Member
08/11-present BSW Program Committee, Member
08/12-07/17 PhD Program Committee, Member
08/16-present HBSE Sequence Chair
08/17-present MSW Program Committee, Chair

University

08/12-01/14 Graduate Council, SSW representative
08/13-08/16 UHM Faculty Senate, SSW representative
05/14-present Center for Korean Studies, Affiliated Member
10/14-present Center on Disability Studies (CDS) University Coordinating Council (UCC), member
02/17 Poster Proposal reviewer for the Assessment for Curricular Improvement Poster Exhibit 2017
09/17-present Mentoring Task Force, Office of Graduate Education, Member

Community

07/13-06/15 The National Unification Advisory Council, Hawaiʻi Chapter, Member, appointed by Korean Government
12/13 Lecture on Health of Elderly Life, Christ United Methodist Church (Korean Community in Hawai‘i)
02/14 Co-Organizing International Conference: Korean Immigration and Multiculturalism (February 12-14). Funded by the Academy of Korean Studies, Republic of Korea; Center for Korean Studies, UHM; Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, UHM; William S. Richardson School of Law, UHM; Korean American Foundation Hawai‘i; Asia Institute, Osaka University of Economics and Law, Japan; & Department of Social Welfare, Ewha Womans University, ROK.
01/16-present Ewha Womans University Alumni Association in Hawai`i, Vice President
08/16 Development of an educational DVD set, Plantation Children: 2nd Generation Koreans in Hawaii, funded by the Core University Program for Korean Studies, Academy of Korean Studies (AKS-2015-OLU-2250005). It includes 3 DVDs with interviews with twelve 2nd generation Korean Americans in Hawai‘i. The DVD sets were distributed to libraries in the UH system, and public libraries in State of Hawai‘i, and various Centers for Korean Studies in the U.S.

Profession

01/12-12/12 Korean Academy of Family Social Work, Advisory reviewer
03/12, 03/13 CSWE APM Proposal Reviewer
07/14-present Journal of Exercise Rehabilitation, Editorial Board member
09/15-05/16 Co-chair of the scholarship fundraising committee, Korean American Social Work Educators Association (KASWEA)
06/16 Session Chair, Health & Mental Health, for the Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD). Seoul, South Korea
06/16-11/16 External reviewer tenure & promotion, University of Washington, Bothell
12/16-present NASW Hawai`i Chapter, Annual Awards Gala Committee member
02/17-present Reviewer, Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health

Membership

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR)
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

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