Min Zhou, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology & Asian American Studies

University of California, Los Angeles

Areas of Research

  • Immigration and Immigrant Adaptation
    • The Chinese Diaspora
    • Southeast Asian refugee flows
    • Intra-Asian migration
    • Labor market incorporation
    • Employment and earnings patterns
    • Entrepreneurship
    • The new second generation in the United States
      • Intergenerational social mobility
      • Intergenerational relations

  • Education
    • Education of immigrant and refugee children
    • The ethnic systems of supplementary education
    • After-school programs

  • Asian America
    • Asian American youth culture
    • Immigrant /emigrant / transnational communities
      • Enclave economies
      • Ethnic language media
      • Ethnic language schools
      • Ethnic organizations

  • Race and Ethnicity
    • Inter-group disparities
    • Intra-group diversity
    • Interethnic / interracial relations

  • Urban Sociology
    • Urban change impacted by internal and international migrations
    • Urban and suburban immigrant neighborhoods
    • Residential mobility
    • Internal migration in China