Dr. Sarah Sun Liew's Family Succesful Stories
Dr. Sarah Liew grew up in a family of educators who has made great contributions to the areas of economics, politics, defense, and education in Korea and the United States.
They are a family that achieved global achievements and has produced many college professors at some of the leading universities. Here are some of the family members who became professors with Ph.D. Degrees: her uncle, Dr. Gongkyu Liew, Ph.D. in Economics who was a professor at Harvard Business School & Oklahoma University; her aunt and cousin, Dr. Jeongja Liew, Doctor of Engineering and Dr. Andrew Liew, Doctor of Medicine Professor at Oklahoma University Medical School; her cousin, Dr. John Liew, Ph.D. in Economics, a trustee and a committee member at Chicago University; her cousin, Professor Dr. Jimmy Liew, Ph.D. in Economics at John Hopkins University; her uncle, Professor Kwan-woo Liew, Professor of Computer Science at North Carolina U.S. as well as Kyungpook National University; her cousin, Dr. Jeong-tak Liew, Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering Professor in Daegu University in Korea & Duke University USA; and her uncle, Professor Jae-k shim, Ph.D. in Economics at California State University Long Beach.
Her family is dedicated to supporting the education of the future generation to achieve an excellent track record to change the world economy and technology. Moreover, many family members are now delving into new scientific computer science, developing software, and artificial interagency intelligence.
Her grandfather, Jin Gul, Ryu aka Jin Gul, Liew was an independence activist, enlightenment activist, and politician who founded the Independent Labor Party of the Korean government. Her grandfather was also the Korean teacher of Dr. Ramstedt, a world-renowned linguist. Her grandfather’s contributions helped spread the Korean language to the world. The book, Korean Grammar, written by her grandfather and Dr. Ramstead, helped many American soldiers in Korea during the war to learn and understand Korean.
Her uncle, Pil-Woo, Ryu aka Pil-Woo Liew, was a director of the Korea Economic Planning Board during the time of President Park Chung-hee, her uncle Ryu Pil-woo as a director of the Korea Economic Planning Board. It is the most important position that contributed to various Korea's economic growth through major industries. Her uncle, Ryu( Liew) Pil-woo, was the most important person in the senior post because the economic planning agency has planned and carried out all the costs of pioneering the country. In addition, he was also a director of the Korean Defense Industry Department at that time and performed various important tasks for defense in Korea and the United States.
Her other uncle Dr. Gong-kyu Liew, worked as a professor of Economics at Oklahoma Economics graduate School. During his 23 years before his death, Dr. Gong-kyu, Liew was enthusiastic about education and research. He has published 50 papers in professional journals and authored 12 books. In addition, Dr. Liew carried out 14 research projects.
As a visiting professor at Harvard University, he had made great strides in the field of econometrics in the United States. He also worked as an adviser to the Korea Research Foundation, run by President Chun Doo-hwan.
He is also a consultant to the U.S. Department of Transportation and has made many achievements in US traffic order and traffic metering. He has developed software for weighing constraints, multi-regional variation, input, and output models(MRVIO). He was also an adviser to the Army's Army technical department.
Her cousin, Dr. John Liew, became a self-made billionaire and has been featured in Forbes Magazine. He donated 20 million dollars to Chicago University and served as a trustee. John Liew is a co-founder of AQR, the world's second-largest hedge fund company in the world, founded with his best friends. It has contributed to the growth and global economy of many companies around the world.
As a committee member and a trustee of the operation of Chicago University, he donated 20 million to the faculty of the student's research product. He and his three co-founders were selected in Forbes magazine as a Billionaire roll in 2017.
Dr. Sarah Sun Liew's Childhood and Marriage Life
Dr. Sarah Liew’s childhood, her parents are patriots who have lived in Andong and have finished their lives in conveying Korean culture. Andong is a place visited by the Queen of England and his son and is the home of a heritage recognized by UNESCO.
Her grandfather inherited Dr. Liew's father his wealth, so, her parents were the wealthiest villager too, have 27 units of house and a lot of land from his parents. Dr. Liew's father and mother always feasted with those in need in the village. They supported the elderly, single mothers, many poor people in need, and less fortunate people and provided for free dwellings until they are self-reliant and allowed using public kindergarten school their house. Her parents had a big heart for his community, he gave tuition money to those who don’t have enough and has financed those who need business funds such as payment for repairs or payment for wages. Dr. Liew learns public services from her parents from a very early childhood.