Dr. Yong-Hee Park completed his bachelor’s degree in history at Dongguk University at Seoul, South Korea. He holds a master’s degree in political science from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa. He received a Ph.D. in political science from Texas Tech University, with specializations in international relations and American politics. He has published peer-reviewed articles in the Journal of Conflict Resolution, one of the most prestigious academic journals in the field of International Relations. He lives with his wife, and has one daughter and twin boys. His daughter attends Texas A&M University, while his sons attend University of Texas at Austin.
Jonathan Roach holds a bachelor’s degree in history from East Texas Baptist University and a master’s degree from Midwestern State University. His primary focus in study has been Jacksonian America, the antebellum period, the American Civil War, and pre-WWI intellectual developments. He also enjoys camping, hiking, and spending time with his wife, daughter and two dogs.