National identity and migration issues within national and global context including immigration and nationalism and the history and politics of race. Migration in the Asia-Pacific region, forced displacement and refugee resettlement.

Faculty Research Focus

  • Chinese-Australian Migration
  • Multiculuralism
  • Anthropology of forced displacement and refugee resettlement

Current Projects

  • Unlocking Australia's Chinese archive: the political organisation and social experience of the Chinese Australian community, 1909-1939.
  • The transnational history of the Chinese Nationalist Party.
  • Homelands.

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Research Interests

The College will consider any research topic that interests potential PhD students; however, students will benefit from researching in areas that align with the College’s strengths. Please contact us to discuss your PhD topic.

Alternatively you may contact one of our academics below to discuss your area of interest.