Keng Kim-Yung 何景榮

Posted on Nov, 17 2014

Keng Kim-Yung 何景榮

Name: Keng Kim-Yung 何景榮

Home institution: National Chengchi University, Taiwan; University of Hawaii, USA.

Duration of Stay: Nov. 24 to Dec. 20, 2014

Biography:

Born in Indonesia, raised in Taiwan and trained in the United States, Keng Kim-Yung is a second-generation Southeast Asian Taiwanese, or the so-called “new Taiwanese”, of the island country. He is a PhD candidate in both development studies (National Chengchi University, Taiwan) and sociology (University of Hawaii, USA). His dissertation topic and current research focus is on the social perception and educational disadvantage of Southeast Asians immigrant children in Taiwan.