Current Researchers and research


New PhD’s

Dr Tony Liao (2017) – Shang and Shan: Charitable networks of the Four Great Department Stores and their associates Chinese-Australian Families 1900-1949 (Swinburne University of Technology)

Dr Juanita Kwok (2019) – The Chinese in Bathurst: Recovering Forgotten Histories (Charles Sturt University)


Current PhD students

Natalie Fong ‘Chinese merchants in the Northern Territory, 1880-1950: A translocal case study’ (expected completion 2020)

Christopher Cheng – The legacy of diaspora-funded schools in the Australia-China corridor (Western Sydney University)

Peter Gibson Made in Chinatown: Chinese Furniture Factories in Australia, 1880–-1930 (University of Wollongong)

Sandi RobbChinese Families in North Queensland (James Cook University)