Introduction to the IJIH

The International Journal of Intangible Heritage is a refereed academic and professional journal, published annually in English and Korean and dedicated to the promotion of the understanding of all aspects of intangible heritage worldwide, and to the communication of research and examples of good professional practice.


Name Nationality Professional activities
Cheon Jingi Korea
  • Director, National Folk Museum of Korea

The 6th Advisory Committee

The 6th Advisory Committee
Name Nationality Professional activities
Hans-Martin Hinz Germany
  • President, ICOM
Viv Golding UK
  • President, ICME
  • Professor, University of Leicester

The 6th Editorial Board

The 6th Editorial Board
Name Nationality Professional activities
Alissandra Cummins Barbados
  • [Editor-in-Chief]
  • Former Director, UNESCO Executive Board
  • Director, Barbados Museum
Annette B. Fromm US
  • Former President, ICME
  • Former Professor, Florida International University
Kidong Bae Korea
  • Professor, Hanyang University
  • Director, Jeongok Prehistory Museum
Chul-in Yoo Korea
  • Professor, Jeju National University
Deming An China
  • Professor, Social and Scientific Academy
  • Vice President of Folkloric Association of China
Eva Martinez Honduras
  • Professor, Social and Scientific Academy
  • Professor, National Autonomous University of Honduras
Hanhee Hahm Korea
  • Professor, Chonbuk National University
Noriko Aikawa-Faure Japan
  • Former Director General of UNESCO
Hwanyoung Park Korea
  • Professor, Chung-Ang University
Roger L. Janelli US
  • Professor Emeritus, Indiana University
Steven Engelsman The Netherlands
  • Director, World Museum Vienna
Wulf Köpke Germany
  • Director, Museum of Ethnology, Hamburg
Dawnhee Yim Korea
  • Chair Professor, Dongguk University
Yuri Chistov Russia
  • Director, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera)

Text Editor

Text Editor
Name Nationality Professional activities
Pamela Inder UK
  • [Text Editor] (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th)

Publication Secretariat

Editorial Coordination