Eun Koh earned her Bachelor of Social Work from the Seoul National University in Korea, and her Master of Social Work and Ph.D from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She was an assistant professor of social work at the University of Arkansas prior to coming to Catholic University. Her main research interests focus on children and family services and policies, including child maltreatment and kinship care. Another area of her research is the well-being of racial and/or ethnic minorities, including issues of health and mental health disparities. She is a strong advocate of translational research, and her research extensively involves collaboration with local and state social service agencies.