She is a Professor of Social Policy at the Department of Social Welfare, Chung-Ang University, Seoul and has a PhD in Comparative Social Policy.


She received her DPhil(PhD) in Social policy from the University of Oxford (UK) with her thesis on Comparative studies of East Asian welfare states and nonstandard workers. Her research interests are East Asian welfare state and labour markets, precarious work, basic income and institutionalism. Some of her selected publications are “Institutional legacy of state corporatism in de-industrial labour markets: a comparative study of Japan, South Korea and Taiwan, Socio-economic review (2016)”, “Precarious Workers in S.Korea, Publisher: Sahwei Pyonglon, co-authored (2017)“, ”Precarious Elderly Workers in Post-Industrial South Korea, Journal of Contemporary Asia (2018)“. She was a member of the 4th National Pension Reform Committee of Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare and of Korea’s Presidential Committee on Ageing Society and Population Policy.

Most recently, her work is on East Asian digital workers and the reconstructing of the welfare state in East Asian digital capitalism.

중앙대학교 사회복지학과 교수

이승윤 교수는 동아시아복지국가와 비정규직 비교연구로 영국 옥스퍼드대학에서 사회정책학 박사학위를 취득했다. 주요 연구 분야는 동아시아복지국가와 노동시장, 불안정노동, 소득보장정책, 제도주의와 비교연구방법론이며, 주요논문 및 저서로는 Institutional Legacy of State Corporatism in De-industrial Labour Markets (2016), 한국의 불안정노동자(공저, 2017), 기본소득이 온다 (공저, 2018) 등이 있다. 제4차 국민연금제도개혁위원회, 대통령 직속 저출산고령사회 위원회 등에 위원으로 참여하였다. 2020-2022년까지 국무총리실 산하 청년정책조정위원회 부위원장으로 활동하였다.


2018. Ministry of Education, Rep. Korea. Award for Excellent Research Performance 우수연구성과 장관 표창장.

2014. Ministry of Education, Rep. Korea. Award for Excellent Research Performance 우수연구성과 장관 표창장.

2011. Award for the Best PhD Dissertation in Public Policy and Management in Asia. APPAM (Public policy management and policy analysis 학회) 최우수 박사학위 논문상.