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Bogum Yoon


Department of Teaching, Learning and Educational Leadership


Bogum Yoon is professor of literacy education at Binghamton University. She earned her PhD degree from the University at Buffalo, master's degree from the State University of New York at Potsdam, and undergraduate degree from Hongik University, Seoul, Republic of Korea. All of her academic degrees are in English education.


  • BA, Hongik University
  • MSE, State University of New York at Potsdam
  • PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Research Interests

  • Critical literacies
  • Critical global literacies
  • Critical analysis of children’s and youth literature
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Positional identities
  • Language and literacy theories into practice
  • Development of literacy frameworks
  • Teacher education for immigrant students and English language learners