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Junpeng Shi

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Government
Postgraduate Research Student
Department of Sociology
 Junpeng Shi

Profile

Ask me about
  • Kinship
  • China
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Qualitative research methods

Qualifications

  • MA in Sociology Peking University (2016)

  • BA in Sociology Tongji University (2013)

Research and professional activities

Thesis

Parenting in an Uncertain Future: a qualitative research on PFLAG China community

Supervisor: Dr. Roisin Ryan-Flood

Research interests

practices

During the years studying in social sciences, I gradually develop the research interest in kinship, everyday life and social change, culture and knowledge, governance and citizenship. The rapid social change in contemporary world actually makes many individuals and societies emerged in confusion, tension and hesitant. Facing such situation, my research interests lie in how the actors, including individuals, social organizations and the governments, look for their happiness, and conduct governanc

Contact

j.shi@essex.ac.uk

Location:

Colchester Campus

Working pattern:

GTA office 4S.6.2A