Miao David Chunyu (淳于淼)

Assistant Professor

Education

Ph.D., Sociology, University at Albany (SUNY-Albany)
C.G.S., Demography, SUNY-Albany
B.E., Engineering Economics, Tianjin University, China
B.A., English, Tianjin University, China

Research Interests

Migration/Immigration, Race and Ethnicity, Urban Sociology, China, GIS

Select Publications

Logan, John R., Weiwei Zhang, and Miao David Chunyu. Forthcoming. “Emergent Ghettos: Black Neighborhoods in New York and Chicago, 1880-1940.” American Journal of Sociology.

Lu, Yao, Zai Liang, and Miao David Chunyu. 2013. “Emigration from China in Comparative Perspective.” Social Forces
92(2): 631-658.


Chunyu, Miao David, Zai Liang, and Yingfeng Wu. 2013. “Interprovincial Return Migration in China: Individual and Contextual Determinants in Sichuan Province in the 1990s.” Environment and Planning A 45(12): 2939-2958.

Liang, Zai and Miao David Chunyu. 2013. “Migration within China and from China to the USA: The Effects of Migration Networks, Selectivity, and the Rural Political Economy in Fujian Province.” Population Studies 67(2): 209-223.
 
Liang, Zai, Miao David Chunyu, Guotu Zhuang, and Wenzhen Ye. 2008. “Cumulative Causation, Market Transition, and Emigration from China.” American Journal of Sociology 114(3): 706-737.

Conferences and Presentations

Logan, John R., Weiwei Zhang, and Miao David Chunyu. 2013. "Emergent Ghettos: Black Neighborhoods in New York and Chicago, 1880-1940." Paper presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. New Orleans, LA. April.

Chunyu, Miao David, Ying Liu, Zhuping Zhou, and Michael J. White. 2012. “An Origin-Destination Linked Approach to Measuring the Effect of Migration on Income in the Context of China.” Paper presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. San Francisco, CA. May.
 
Chunyu, Miao David. 2011. “Earnings Growth Patterns of Chinese Labor Immigrants in the United States.” Paper presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. Washington, D.C. April.
 
Liang, Zai, Miao David Chunyu, and Yingfeng Wu. 2011. “Interprovincial Return Migration in China: Individual and Contextual Determinants.” Paper presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. Washington, D.C. April.
 
Lu, Yao, Zai Liang, and Miao David Chunyu. 2010. “The Social Process of Chinese Emigrants to Europe and US: A Comparative Perspective.” Paper presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Atlanta, GA. August.
 
Chunyu, Miao David. 2010. “Job Transition Patterns of Recent Unskilled Chinese Immigrants in the United States.” Paper presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. Dallas, TX. April.
 
Liang, Zai, Miao David Chunyu, and Zhongdong Ma. 2009. “Migration and Transformation of Rural China.” Paper presented at the XXVI International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP). Marrakech, Morocco. September.
 
Chunyu, Miao David. 2009. “Pathway to Entrepreneurship for Recent Chinese Immigrants in the United States.” Paper presented at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America. Detroit. April. 

Awards

Doctoral Fellowship from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (USA)
 
IUSSP XXV International Population Conference Participant Travel Grant from the Wellcome Trust (UK)

Professional Memberships

  • American Sociological Association (ASA)
  • Population Association of America (PAA)