Minju Kim is a doctoral student in the field of International Relations studying international political economy and American foreign policy. Her current research focuses on the linkage between domestic and international trade politics.

Minju holds an MIS with the highest honors from Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul National University, and a BA from Yonsei University. She is a recipient of the Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS) doctoral study abroad scholarship. Before joining this program, she also worked at the International Legal Affairs Division of Ministry of Justice in South Korea.