Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. GwanSeon "Sun" Kim

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics


  • Ph.D. University of Kentucky (Agricultural Economics)
  • M.S. Mississippi State University (Agricultural Economics)
  • B.S. Mississippi State University (Business Information Systems)

Teaching Specialties

  • Applied Economics
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Production Economics

Research Interests

  • Food Marketing
  • Environmental Economics
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Applied Econometrics


  • American Economic Association
  • Agricultural & Applied Economics Association
  • Southern Agricultural Economics Association
  • Southern Economic Association
  • Western Economic Association
  • Korean American Scientist and Engineers Association


Dr. Kim has been a faculty member in the College of Agriculture at A-State since 2019 and is currently an assistant professor of agricultural economics.

He has published many scholarly articles in national and international scientific journals and has received funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture NRCS and several local and state agencies.

He has served as an academic advisor for Korean Students Association (KSA) at Arkansas State University and as Arkansas chapter president for Korean American Scientist and Engineers Association (KASE).


Contact Information

P: 870-972-2263


Building: Agriculture
Room: 207