"The Chair" is a captivating TV show available on Netflix that premiered in 2021. Set in a prestigious university, the series follows Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim, the first woman of color to become the department chair. As she navigates the challenges of her new role, she faces complex issues such as gender dynamics, generational gaps, and institutional pressures. With a brilliant cast, including Sandra Oh in the lead role, the show expertly tackles themes of identity, power, and the pursuit of excellence in academia. Although the first season has ended, fans can sign up for a reminder just in case the show returns with more thought-provoking episodes.