Notice of Academic Lecture
Title of my presentation: Children of the Great Migration in China
Time: 19:00 20/06/2018
Location: Room501, the East 7th building
Lecturer: Zai Liang, Professor of State University of New York.
Bio of Zai Liang (梁 在 )
Zai Liang received Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Chicago and conducted post-doctoral research at Brown University. He is currently Professor of Sociology at the University at Albany, SUNY and Changjiang Scholar Visiting Chair Professor （长江学者讲座教授） at Xi’an Jiaotong University. He is the former chair of Asia and Asian American section of the American Sociological Association. Since 2004, he has been serving as Director or Co-Director of Urban China Research Network. His main research interests are migration/immigration, urbanization and urban sociology. He pursues these interests in the contexts of the United States, China and Africa. His research has been supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, the Ford Foundation, Spencer Foundation, and China Social Science Foundation among others.