Fri, Aug 2, 2019

How to break the Japan-Korea impasse

The Atlantic Council’s Asia Security Initiative hosted a strategy session with a small group of top US experts and officials to discuss ways forward and offer actionable, practical policy recommendations to the United States to help mitigate bilateral tensions and resolve the ongoing confrontation between Japan and Korea.

Strategic Insights Memo by Miyeon Oh and Barry Pavel

Crisis Management Japan

Fri, Nov 2, 2018

Oh in World Economic Forum: How Energy Infrastructure is Shaping Geopolitics in East Asia

Read the full article here.

In the News by Miyeon Oh

Thu, Sep 13, 2018

Atlantic Council names Dr. Miyeon Oh as the Director of Scowcroft Center’s Asia Security Initiative

Appointment comes as North Korea negotiations continue, US-China tensions increase, and nontraditional security issues such as artificial intelligence emerge. WASHINGTON, DC – The Atlantic Council announced today that Dr. Miyeon Oh has been named the first director of the Asia Security Initiative within the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security. Dr. Oh was previously a […]

Press Release by Atlantic Council

Miyeon Oh is a senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center and the Global Energy Center. Dr. Oh is also a visiting scholar at Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), where she received her PhD. Her dissertation is entitled: Cross-Border Oil and Gas Pipelines: The Intersection of Politics, Geography, and Energy Markets. She has been selected as the 2017 Strategy and Policy fellow by the Smith Richardson Foundation, and was a foreign policy pre-doctoral research fellow at the Brookings Institutions. In addition, Dr. Oh has a significant background in public policy and international affairs from obtaining two masters degrees from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Yonsei University in Korea, as well as public sector experience with the United Nations and Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She has published numerous articles including her recent issue brief, Sino-Russian Strategic Energy Ties featured in the Xinhua Silk Road Database, as well as Korea’s Role in Asian Energy Cooperation for the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Korea as a Global Power report series. Her areas of expertise include energy security and geopolitics, energy-related infrastructure development and cross-border transactions in Asia and Eurasia, Sino-Russian energy relations, international political economy of energy, and changing economic architecture in the Asia-Pacific.