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Vice Minister


Ko Kyu-chang

Ko Kyu-chang Vice Minister of the Interior
and Safety Republic of Korea

Personal Information

  • Name Ko Kyu-chang
  • Year of Birth 1964
  • Place of Birth Cheongju, Chungcheongbuk-do


    Ph.D., Public Administration,

    Master of Public Administration, Seoul National University

    B.A., Social Welfare, Seoul National University

    Cheongju High School


  • Aug. 2021 ~ Present Vice Minister of the Interior and Safety
  • Sept. 2020 – Aug. 2021 Deputy Minister for Planning and Coordination , Ministry of the Interior and Safety (MOIS)
  • July 2018– Sept. 2020 Deputy Minister for Local Fiscal and Economic Policy, MOIS
  • June 2016 – July 2018 Vice Governor for Administrative Affairs, Chungcheongbuk-do
  • Feb.2016 – June 2016 Director General for Local Administration, Ministry of the Interior (MOI)
  • Oct. 2014 – Feb.2016 Director General for Local Autonomy and Decentralization Policy, MOI
  • July 2013 – Oct. 2014 Director General for Planning and Policy, Presidential Committee for National Cohesion
  • May 2013 – July 2013 Director General for Restructuring Planning, Restructuring of Local Administrative Systems Support Group
  • Sept.2010 – Mar. 2012 Deputy Minister for Planning and Management, Chungcheongbuk-do
  • Nov.2009 – Sept. 2010 Head of Knowledge Economy Officials Training Institutes, Korea Post
  • May 2008 – Nov.2009 Director for General Administrative System, Ministry of Public Administration and Security (MOPAS)
  • Mar. 2008 – May 2008 Director for Local Performance Management, MOPAS
  • May 2006 – Aug. 2007 Assistant Secretary, Protocol and Ceremonies Team, Office of the President