Han Goo Lee is an endowed chair professor and rector of Global Academy for Future Civilizations at Kyung Hee University. He is an emeritus professor at Sungkyunkwan University and a member of the National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Korea. He received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from Seoul National University and was a professor in Philosophy at Sunkyunkwan University. He was also a visiting scholar at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (1982), Brown University (1989), Tokyo Woman’s Christian University(1993), and the University of Wisconsin-Madison(1999). His books include Philosophy of History (2007), Historicism and Anti-historicism (2010), and Encounter of Philosophy and History (2017).