Hyesu Yeo

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Hyesu Yeo
Hyesu Yeo

Postdoctoral Research Associate




279 Williams Street
Athens, GA 30602

Hyesu Yeo, a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Georgia School of Social Work (UGA SSW), specializes in healthy and active aging policy and services. Having recently earned her PhD with a dissertation on employment transition trends among older workers, she showcases expertise in this field. In her current role at UGA SSW, Yeo is dedicated to researching the well-being of the aging population during and after retirement, specifically focusing on mitigating the risks associated with transitioning from a workplace-centered to a community-centered life. Her goal is to contribute to the development of effective policies and programs, particularly tailored to underrepresented backgrounds in aging.

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  • Ph.D., The University of Georgia
  • MSW, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  • BA, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, South Korea
Research Interests
  • Healthy and active aging policy and services

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