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Alyssa Park

Kennan Institute Title VIII Supported Research Scholar


    January 1, 2014 — July 15, 2014

    Professional affiliation

    Assistant Professor, University of Iowa

    Wilson Center Projects

    "Borderland Beyond: Korean Migrants and the Creation of Modern State Boundaries in Northeast Asia, 1860-1945"

    Full Biography

    Alyssa Park is a historian of modern Korea, with allied interests in borderlands history, transnational migration and space, and empires in East Asia. Dr. Park received her A.B. from Princeton and Ph.D. from Columbia University. She joined the faculty of the University of Iowa in 2011.

    Major Publications

    "Navigating Northeast Asia in Vladivostok: A Review of the Russian State Historical Archive of the Far East," Dissertation Reviews, Oct. 31, 2013.