International Student & Scholar Advisor; Director of Studies at Hereford Residential College
- Ph.D. University of Virginia 2006
Contemporary Korea and China; gender, kinship, marriage, and divorce; diaspora and ethnic identity; transnational family formations; migrant labor; citizenship and illegal migration.
2011 - Making and Faking Kinship: Marriage and Labor Migration between China and South Korea. Cornell University Press.
2005 - Marrying Up and Marrying Down: The Paradoxes of Marital Mobility for Chosǒnjok Brides in South Korea.
In Cross-Border Marriages: Gender and Mobility in Transnational Asia. Nicole Constable, ed. Pp. 80-100.
University of Pennsylvania Press.