Heather Ahn is program manager for the Korea Program at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center. Before joining Shorenstein APARC, she worked in the computer industry, primarily in system software development. She was a software engineer (MTS) at AT&T Bell Labs where she received an Exceptional Contribution Award, and worked as a systems programmer and a network communications architect at the major US computer manufacturing corporations. She also provided consulting for Korean high-tech firms in the U.S. She received a bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Minnesota and in political science from Ewha University in Korea. Her graduate studies concentrated on information management systems.
Pantech Fellowship (no longer offered)