Institute for Defense Analyses
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Luncheon and Program
About Kongdan Oh
Kongdan Oh is a Senior Asia Specialist at the Institute for Defense Analyses. She is also a member of: the Council on Foreign Relations and its Korea Task Force, the Korea Working Group of the United States Institute of Peace, the Board of Directors of the United States Committee of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific, and the co-founder and former co-director of The Korea Club of Washington, D.C. Oh was previously a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and is a specialist in East Asian affairs, focused on North and South Korea and Japan. Her research projects include regional security, inter-regional politics, and U.S. security and foreign policy on Asia.
She has written two books, North Korea through the Looking Glass and The Hidden People of North Korea and taught courses at the Elliott School of International Studies at George Washington University and the Graduate Program in International Commerce and Policy at George Mason University.