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.

Project Summary

She is currently working on a project that traces the migration of Koreans to the Russian Far East and Manchuria in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Major Publications

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