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Edward J.W. Park is a professor at the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies at Loyola Marymount University. He received his Ph.D. in ethnic studies and a master’s degree in city and regional planning, both at the University of California, Berkeley. His research topics include migration studies, race relations, urban studies, and economic sociology. His most recent publications examine the transformation of Koreatown since the Los Angeles Civil Unrest of 1992 (“From Ethnic Island to a Transnational Bubble: Koreatown from 1992 to 2012,” Amerasia Journal, 2012) and comparative migration policies in transpacific context (“Immigration and Belonging: Nation, Class, and Membership in New Migration Policies,” AAPI Nexus Journal, 2012).

Contact Information:
Edward J.W. Park, Ph.D.
Department of Asian and Asian American Studies (AAAS)
Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Drive, Suite 4440
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659
310.338.4491 / 310.338.2356 fax / epark<at>lmu.edu

DSC00024“Wangjing” / Korean neighborhood in Beijing. Copyright, Edward Park, 2005.