research

Research interests

  • Cities and globalization
  • Technocracy and expertise
  • Political economy
  • Cities, economies, and geopolitics of the ‘Global South’

Current research

  • PhD (2016 — ): ‘The urban “solutions” industry.’ Committee: Trevor Barnes, Merje Kuus, Jamie Peck (advisor), Erica Schoenberger

Past research

  • Masters (2013-2015): ‘Worlds of expertise: the state-corporate nexus of policy mobilization in the Tianjin Eco-city.’

Research experience

  • 2017— : Research Assistant, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia: ‘Hong Kong’s great transformation.’ [Co-PIs: Jamie Peck and Jun Zhang]
  • 2016: Research Assistant, Global Production Networks Center @ National University of Singapore (GPN@NUS): ‘Global production networks, global value chains and East Asian development.’ [Co-PIs: Henry Yeung and Neil Coe]
  • 2015-2016: Research Assistant, Department of Geography, National Institute of Education, Singapore: ‘Smart cities, policy mobilities and urban transformations in India.’ [PI: Diganta Das]
  • 2013-2015: Research Assistant, Department of Geography, National University of Singapore: ‘The variegated impacts of transnational retailing in Southeast Asia.’ [PI: Neil Coe]
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s