Shi "Shi Hae" Kim, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor - Sociology/Anthropology
  • Sociology and Anthropology Department
  • Ph.D., The University of Michigan, 1995 MA, The University of Michigan, 1983
  • PHONE: (262) 595-2015
  • EMAIL: kims@uwp.edu

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Program Evaluation
  • Community Based Learning
  • Racism on Asian Americans
  • Cross-Cultural Studies
  • Math Education
Dr. Kim is interested in institutional program evaluation, childhood sociology and mantling racism among Asian Americans. She graduated from University of Michigan in 1995 with a Ph.D. in Early Childhood Education. She is a multi-disciplinary scholar with the background of Sociology and Education.

Teaching Interests

Her teaching areas include Research Methods, Data Collection and Analysis, Program Evaluation, Childhood and Society, Asians in America Society and Diversity Circles.

Research Interests

Her major research area is program evaluation. Collaborating with local agencies she conducts research projects with students. Dr. Kim’s research interested is in examining the process of developing Program Evaluation Certificate program and its value of a sociology college degree for employment. She examines the effects of Program Evaluation program for developing tangible skills for the labor market and advanced academic programs. Her another research topic is Teaching Sociology focused on online course offerings for Sociology Students.

Consulting Interests

As a Sociology faculty, her interest is to collaborate with local agencies and schools and provides program evaluation and research related consulting services. Her another interest is the second generation of Asian immigrants. She has worked to develop workshops to mentoring and guiding them to find social network among Asian especially Korean professional women.

Departmental Service

2017: Committee Member - SOCA Search and Screen Committee

Public Service

2012: Program Coordinator - Korean American Teacher Exchange Program
SOCA 101 - INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
SOCA 107 - DIVERSITY CIRCLES:
SOCA 295 - SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH MTHDS
SOCA 300 - DATA COLLECTION/ANALYSIS:
SOCA 300 - TOPICS DATA COLLECTN/ANALYSIS:
SOCA 303 - PROGRAM EVALUATION
SOCA 328 - ASIANS AMER SOCIETY (DV)
SOCA 336 - CHILDHOOD & SOCIETY
SOCA 492 - INTERNSHIP IN SOCIOLOGY
SOCA 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY