Corey Nelson

Corey Nelson
Corey Nelson
Senior Lecturer


  • MBA 2009

    Sejong University Seoul, South Korea

  • BS 2002

    Business Administration University of North Dakota

International Experience:

  • Lived 14 Years in Seoul, South Korea
  • Traveled to 28 Countries
  • Built A Global Company


Corey Nelson is a Senior Lecturer in Marketing at the Carlson School of Management. He received a degree in Business Administration from the University of North Dakota before moving to live and work in Seoul, South Korea for fourteen years. While living in Korea he graduated from the Syracuse University Asian program at Sejong University in Seoul.

In Korea he taught business and English as a Second Language for seven years at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. He was also an expat employee at Aekyung Petrochemical serving in multiple roles. 

He is an avid entrepreneur starting multiple companies with his wife, the first company traded industrial products between Asia and North America. Their second company is Catherine Jinn skincare. 

Corey has a passion for trying new types of software in and outside the classroom.