2021 HuSS Graduate Research Conference Organising Committee
Andrew Ty is a Graduate Researcher in screen studies, working on a thesis that explores audiovisual and other non-aural means of delivering musical content. He is specifically focusing on the work of South Korean pop group BTS to demonstrate how intermedial performances of values, meanings, and identities connect with broader explorations of aesthetic cosmopolitanism in contemporary pop music.
Deua Stojanovska is a Graduate Researcher with a background in (dis)ability advocacy work. Her research focuses on how people living with chronic health conditions draw on multifaceted and fluid ways of care to support their wellbeing.
Hoa Do is currently a third year PhD student in Sociolinguistics, working on language attitudes and language maintenance efforts regarding Vietnamese as a community language in Australia.
Marjorie Muyrong is a PhD Sociology candidate under the Social Inquiry Department. Her thesis topic asks whether nationalism has impacts on growth and development outcomes using a mixed-methods approach that combines quantitative analyses with qualitative methods.
Rosie-Jean Jones is a Graduate Researcher in the department of Social Inquiry. Her research focuses on the sociology of death and dying where she examines the practicalities, limitations and futures of bodily dispersal and disposal in Australian cities.
Yiping Xing is currently a PhD student from Anthropology department. Her research focus is intergenerational relationships in recent Chinese migrant families in Australia