Chia Xiong

UC Merced graduate student Chia Xiong
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Sociology graduate student Chia Xiong
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Chia is a Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology at the University of California, Merced. She received both her B.A. and M.A. from Sacramento State. Her research interests are race, immigration and intersectionality. Her dissertation examines the intersections of race, class and gender in refugee migration. More specifically, she examines how economic factors, and legal statuses impact both the creation of the refugee figure and refugee belonging. She has taught sociological research methods, and serves as the Professional Development Chair of the Sociology Graduate Student Committee.

Sociology Department Chair
Paul Almeida, Professor
 
Sociology Graduate Chair
Zulema Valdez, Associate Professor
 
Sociology Undergraduate Chair
Irenee Beattie, Associate Professor
 
Sociology (General)
 
Sociology (Graduate)
 
Sociology Mailing Address
University of California, Merced
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Merced, CA 95343
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