Associate Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies
Professor Oh’s current project examines the history of marriage migration and immigration fraud since the late 19th century. Her research and teaching interests include immigration, race, gender, and family in U.S. history, and transnational Asian-American history.
To Save the Children of Korea: The Cold War Origins of International Adoption (Stanford University Press, 2015).
"The Historical Roots of the Evangelical Adoption Boom" October 11, 2013 http://histsociety.blogspot.com/2013/10/the-historical-roots-of-evangelical_11.html
“From War Waif to Ideal Immigrant: The Cold War Transformation of the Korean Orphan”Journal of American Ethnic History, Vol. 31, No. 4 (Summer 2012): 34-55.
“A New Kind of Missionary Work: Christians, Christian Americanists, and the Adoption of Korean GI Babies, 1955-1961." Women’s Studies Quarterly, Vol. 33, Nos. 3 & 4, Fall/Winter 2005.