As a part of the latest Impactpool gender parity campaign, we have reached out to various women leaders working at International organizations around the world. We are very happy to share a testimonial from Ms. Eun Joo Min, the current Director of the WIPO Judicial Institute.
Ms. Eun Joo Min
Prior to her current position, Ms. Min headed the policy and international cooperation work of the WIPO Building Respect for IP Division, from 2012 to 2017, as well as the legal development section of the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center, from 2007 to 2011.
Ms. Min was a member of the Expert Advisory Group of the Medicines Patent Pool from 2011 to 2018 and is the author of a number of publications on IP enforcement and dispute resolution, including a chapter on cross-border intellectual property enforcement in The Oxford Handbook of Intellectual Property Law (Oxford University Press, 2018).
Ms. Min holds a Ph.D. in Law from Yonsei University in Seoul, Republic of Korea, and was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Michigan Law School, USA. She taught law at Yonsei University prior to joining WIPO in February 2000 and was an Adjunct Professor at Sogang Law School in 2013 and 2014.
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This article was a part of Impactpool's Striving Towards Gender Parity month-long campaign, supported by WIPO - curated to shed light on gender parity in the International Public Sector and empower women with career resources, webinars, job opportunities, and employee spotlights.