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Yura Jung

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Yura Jung
Academic Advisor
OU Gallogly College of Engineering

Yura's Coaching Mindset: " I believe that coaching is a working partnership, where a coach and student focus on the process of learning and moving forward.”

Higher Education Background:

  • Bachelor's- Religious Studies and Mass Communication, Sogang University (South Korea)
  • Master's- Mass Communication, Chung-Ang University (South Korea)
  • Master’s- Museum Studies, the George Washington University (Washington, D.C.)

Interests and Hobbies

  • Traveling
  • Walking my dog.
  • Watching my son play soccer.

Top Defining Moments in Higher Education:

  • When I left my family to attend graduate program in the US.
  • Finishing my master's degree at the George Washington University. 
  • Starting my first Advising position at Purdue University

While in college, I experienced:

  • Being undecided on a major.
  • Difficulty building and managing successful study systems.
  • Academic motivation challenges.
  • Overcoming daily challenges through resiliency.