Researcher of the Middle Ages History Unit, the Institute of Korean History, the Faculty of History
Kim Un Thaek was born in Sunchon County(then), South Phyongan Province on April 5, 1954. After military serve, he enrolled in the Faculty of History,
He lectures on Korean History, History of Korea's Relations with Other Countries and other subjects.
He has published more than 30 textbooks and references including Korean History and Mt. Paektu on the Old Map. He presented "Cultural Influence of Koguryo on Japan" and other papers in several international symposiums and seminars including the Symposium on Korean Studies. He has published more than 120 papers including "Koguryo Dynasty is a Successor to Ancient Joson".
He has supervised over 30 dissertations including 5 PhD dissertations.
His research results were highly appreciated by President