Visiting Scholars at IRLE
For more information on UCLA's visiting scholar program please see the UCLA Graduate Division.
IRLE Visiting Scholars
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Current Visiting Scholars
The following scholars are currently in residence:
|Ju Kong (March 25, 2016 - August 24, 2016) is a PhD candidate studying Sociology at Chung-Ang University in Seoul, South Korea. Her research at IRLE will focus on social inequality and precarious work in Korea and other East Asian countries.|
|Jorge Carrillo Viveros (in residence: January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016) is a full time researcher at El Colegio de la Frontera Norte in Tijuana, Mexico. He has a PhD in Sociology from El Colegio de Mexico. His research at IRLE will focus on quality of employment in multinational corporations in Mexico.|
|Roberto Véras de Oliveira (in residence: November 12, 2015 - October 31, 2016) is Associate Professor at Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil. He has a PhD in Sociology from University of São Paulo, Brazil. His research at IRLE will focus on patterns of brazilian historical and current work, more specifically about the Northeast case.|
|Feng Dai (in residence: September 2014 - August 2016) is an Associate Professor in the school of Economics at Nanjing Audit University and a PhD of Nanjing University. Her research at IRLE will focus on the effect of US-China trade on US local labor market.|
IRLE Research Affiliates form a community of scholars conducting research and dialogue on issues of work and employment. Though most are based at UCLA, the IRLE network extends nationally and globally.