Brigadier General (Ret.) Tae Up Kim is an Adjunct Professor of the Seoul Cyber University. He serves as the Advisory Committee Member of the ROK Army and ROK Army Forum.
He currently serves as a Pol-Mil Advisor of the U.S. 8th Army. (Permanent Job)
He served as the very first DCG-R of U.S. 8th Army and DCG-R of 2ID & ROK-U.S. Combined Division. BG(R) Kim was a Deputy C5 of Combined Forces Command. He was ROK Contingent CDR of the UNIFIL (United Nations Interim Forces of Lebannon).
BG(R) Kim graduated from the Korea Military Academy, received a MA degree from Hanseong University. He received three U.S. Region of Merit and plenty of ROK Service Medals.