The collaboration between the partner institutes lays the foundation of the Consortium for the Transnational Joint Research Center for Migration, Logistics, and Cultural Intervention. Through the summer institute, we are hoping to inaugurate the network or the Consortium to continue to initiate the relevant research issues, the project’s members can socially engage and work with one another after the summer institute has ended.

List of current members of the Consortium:

1.International Center for Cultural Studies, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (ICCS, NCTU)

PI:  Joyce C.H. Liu, Chair Professor.


2.Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidol Migration Center, Mahidol University, Thailand (IPSR & MMC, MU)

Co-PI: Sudarat Musikawong, Associate Professor.


3.The Institute for Culture and Society, Western Sydney University, Australia (ICS, WSU)

Co-PI: Brett Neilson, Professor.


4.Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, Malaysia (FASS, UM)

Co-PI: Rusaslina Idrus, Senior Lecturer.


5.Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland (IPS, PAS)

Co-PI: Rafal Smoczynski, Associate Professor.


6.The Research Group for Inquiries and Social Theory, Ton Duc Thang University, Vietnam (GIST, TDTU)

Co-PI: John Hutnyk, Associate Professor.


7.VNU University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi, Vietnam.

Contact: Nguyen Tuan Anh, Professor.


8.Department of Sociology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City (VHU-HCM), Vietnam.

Contact: Nguyen Thi Hong Xoan, Nguyen Nu Nguyet Anh


9.Global China Social Research Hub, Hong Kong University (HKU), Hong Kong.

Contact: Pun Ngai, Professor.


10.Center for Cultural Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China.

Contact: LIM Song Hwee, Professor.


11.Department of Sociology, Chung-Ang University (CAU), Seoul, Korea.

Contact:  BAEK Seung-Wook, LEE Na-Young, SHIN Kwang-Yeong.


12.Law School, Yonsei University (YU), Seoul, Korea.

Contact: LEE Chulwoo, Professor.


13.School of Education in Applied Art Education, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea.

Contact: Tammy Robinson