Koreanistik

Youngeun Koo, MSc(Oxon), M.A.

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Büro

Universität Tübingen
Asien-Orient-Institut
Abteilung für Koreanistik

 Gartenstr. 19, Raum 03

 +49 7071 29 72759

 youngeun.koospam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

Sprechzeiten

Mi 12-14 oder nach Absprache

 

 

 

 

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Youngeun Koo is a PhD candidate in Korean Studies at Tübingen University. Her doctoral project investigates the development of intercountry adoption from South Korea during the period between 1953 and 1979, drawing on archival and oral data collected from South Korea, Sweden, Denmark and the USA. She holds an MSc in Migration Studies from the University of Oxford and a BA in History Education from Korea University. Her research interests include intercountry adoption, needy children and family; welfare and the state; mobility, migration and transnationalism; questions of belonging and identity. At Tübingen, she also convenes BA courses on Korean migration and adoption.

Akademischer Werdegang

2015
MSc Migration Studies (Anthropology and International Development)

University of Oxford

2011
MA Cultural Studies

Goldsmiths University of London

2009
BA History Education

Korea University

Lehre

  • The Children of Korea: The State and Welfare
  • Migration and Korea
  • Researching Trans/national Korea: The State and individuals