Profile

Sung Deuk Oak   
   
Academic Appointments       
2011-now UCLA Im Endowed Chair of Korean Christianity, Associate Professor
                                                            Department of Asian Laungaues and Cultures                
2012         Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, KHK Visiting Fellow        
2007-11    UCLA Im Scholar of Korean Christianity, Assistant Professor        
2005-07   UCLA Adjunct Assistant Professor of Korean Christianity        
2002-05   UCLA Henry Luce Postdoctoral Fellow, Visiting Assistant Professor
                                                                                 Center for Korean Studies, UCLA
Education
2002       D. Th.     Boston University School of Theology, History of Christianity
1994        M. Th.    Princeton Theological Seminary, History of Christianity
1993        M. Th.    Presbyterian Theological Seminary, History of Christianity
1991         M. Div.  Presbyterian Theological Seminary, History of Christianity
1988        B. A.       Seoul National University, Korean History
1986        B. A.       Seoul National University, English Literature and Language
 
Book Awards
        Dec. 2016      Best book in history of Christianity, Christianity Today Korea (Seoul) 
        April 2014     One of the “Fifteen Outstadning Books of 2013 for Mission Studies”
                                               by the International Blutine of Missionary Research (New Haven)
        Dec. 2013       The “Book of the Year” by the Books and Culture (Chicago)
        Dec. 2009      The first runner-up prize in the sources of Christian ministry
                                       by the Korean Christian Publication Association (Seoul)