Hyunkag Cho

Hyunkag  Cho
  • Associate Professor


  • PhD, Florida State University
  • MSW, Seongkonghoe (Korea) University
  • BA, Seoul (Korea) National University


  • Intimate partner violence
  • Cumulative victimization
  • Help-seeking
  • Health
  • Immigrants


Download Hyunkag Cho's curriculum vitae


  • Grest, C., Cederbaum, J., Lee, D., Choi, Y., Cho, H., Hong, S., Yun, S., An, S., & Lee, J. (accepted). Cumulative violence exposure and alcohol use among college students: Adverse childhood experiences and dating violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
  • Kim, D., Um, M., Cho, H., Lee, E., Chun, J., & Chang, H. (2019). Factors associated with types of sexual assault victimization and bystander behavior among South Korean university students. Violence and Victims34(6). 952-971..
  • Cho, H., Chun, J., Kwon, I., Um, M., Kim, D., Chang, H., & Seon, J. (in press). Factors related to intimate partner violence and survivors’ help-seeking among college students in South Korea. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma.
  • Cho, H., Seon, J., Han, J., Shamrova, D., & Kwon, I. (2020). Gender differences in the relationship between the nature of intimate partner violence and the survivors’ help-seeking. Violence Against Women, 26, 712-729. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1077801219841440
  • Cho, H., Shamrova, D., Han, J., & Levchenko, P. (2020). Patterns of intimate partner violence victimization and survivors’ help-seeking. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 35 (21/22), 4558-4582. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260517715027
  • Cho, H., Choi, Y. J., Choi, G. Y., Bae, J., & Seon, J. (2019). Social policies and services for survivors of domestic violence in South Korea. International Social Work.
  • Cho, H., & Kwon, I. (2018). Intimate partner violence, cumulative violence exposure, and mental health service use. Community Mental Health Journal. 54(3), 259-266. Available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10597-017-0204-x


  • Reviewer: Journal of Social Service Research, International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, Violence Against Women, Crime and Delinquency, Journal of Family Violence, Advances in Social Work, CWSE, SSWR, National Science Foundation
  • Vice President, Korean American Social Work Educators' Association
  • Chair, Fundraising Committee for Assisting Korean American Doctoral Students
  • Interpreter for Korean victims of violence, Greater Lansing area, MI
  • Committee member, Limited English Proficiency Plan Committee, EVE (End Violent Encounter), Inc., Lansing, MI


  • Macro practice (BASW, MSW)
  • Statistics (BASW, MSW)
  • HBSE theory (BASW, MSW)