Professor, Azusa Pacific University
Alexander Jun is Professor of Higher Education at Azusa Pacific University. As a faculty member in the Department of Doctoral Programs in Higher Education, Dr. Jun’s primary area of research focuses on issues of access and equity in higher education, as well as globalization in the Pacific Rim universities. Dr. Jun is author of From Here to University: Access, Mobility, and Resilience Among Urban Latino Youth (Routledge Press, 2001), and has published extensively on issues of postsecondary equity access for historically underrepresented students in urban environments. Professor Jun teaches courses in comparative and international higher education, diversity and social justice, as well as qualitative research methods. He is currently working on a long-term ethnographic project on the academic resilience of college bound Khmer orphans in Cambodia.