Dr. Ee-Seul Yoon


Assistant Professor
Educational Administration, Foundations & Psychology (EAF&P)

Room 250 Education Building



Ee-Seul Yoon is assistant professor in the Department of Educational Administration, Foundations and Psychology. She is guest co-editor, with Dr. Christopher Lubienski, of a forthcoming special issue of Educational Policy Analysis and Archives titled “School Diversification and Dilemmas across Canada in an Era of Education Marketization and Neoliberalization.” She also recently completed a post-doctoral fellowship, funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities of Research Council of Canada, which explored socio-spatially the extent to which marginalized urban families exercise their access to school choice. She has published in journals including British Journal of Sociology of Education, Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, Children’s Geographies, and Youth and Society. For her PhD research, which examined school choice from the perspective of young people, Dr. Yoon received the AERA Social Context of Education Division’s Distinguished Dissertation Award in 2014.

2016 – SSHRC postdoctoral studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
2013 – PhD, University of British Colombia
2006 – MEd, University of British Colombia
2004 – MA, University of British Colombia
2003 – Hons. BA, University of British Colombia

Areas of Specialization:
Critical education policy and leadership
Sociology of education, Geography of education

Research Interests:
Educational inequality & inequity
School choice and education marketization