Assistant Professor
SUN, Ken C.Y. (孫志硯)
Ph.D (Brandeis University)

Research Interests:
Families and inequalities; International migration; Children, youth and aging; Globalization; Qualitative research methods

Course(s) Taught:
3-year Course4-year Course
Selected Publications (For complete list of publications, please view Staff CV.):

“Professional Remittances: How Aging Taiwanese Returnees Seek to Contribute to the Homeland.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, forthcoming.


“Privileged American Families and Independent Academic Consultants They Hired.” Sociological Forum, 31(1): 159-180. (With Jill Smith)


“Reconfigured Reciprocity: How Aging Taiwanese Immigrants Transform Cultural Logics of Elder Care.” Journal of Marriage and Family, 76(4): 875-889.


“Transnational Healthcare Seeking: How Aging Taiwanese Return Migrants Think about Homeland Public Benefits.” Global Networks. 14(4): 533-550.