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David Fields

Expert on U.S.-Korean relations, U.S.-East Asian relations, and American foreign policy

Associate Director, Center for East Asian Studies International Division Work: 608-265-6583 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • U.S. relations with North and South Korea
  • Korean War
  • Influence of American Exceptionalism on U.S. foreign policy


  • Author of "Foreign Friends: Syngman Rhee, American Exceptionalism, and the Division of Korea."
  • Author of "True Believers: Conversations with North Koreans"
  • Fulbright Scholar, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea