Jae Sik Jeon is a Ph.D. student in Urban and Regional Planning and Design program. He originally comes from Seoul, Republic of Korea and holds a B.S. and a M.S. in Urban Planning and Engineering from Yonsei University. Before coming to Maryland, he worked at Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements as a research assistant.
He is currently working with Dr. Casey Dawkins at the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education, focusing on neighborhood choice of Housing Choice Voucher recipients. His academic interest includes the impacts of housing policy on neighborhood choice, the relationship between land use and affordable housing, and dynamics of neighborhood sustainability.