RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Human Ecology Research Institute

Human Ecology Research Institute

office. 204 Samsung Hall
tel. 02-2123-3544    e-mail. humaneco@yonsei.ac.kr
director. Taesun Park, Ph.D.

The Human Ecology Research Institute(HERI) was established in the College of Human Ecology at Yonsei University in 1967. The role of the Institute is to improve quality of life and the Korean lifestyle through interdisciplinary research in clothing and textiles, food and nutrition science, housing and interior design, child and family life and, human environment and design. The major activities of the Institute include distribution of research information through seminars, symposia, open lectures, and workshops, training of professionals in the related areas, and publication of 'Yonsei Journal of Human Ecology'