• Emily H.A. Yen, PhD

     

    Emily H.A. Yen is the Kelter Postdoctoral Fellow in Urban Studies at Trinity College. She earned a doctorate in Sociology at UCLA. She has been a Mellon Mays Fellow and a Port of Los Angeles Fellow.

     

    Her research interests include regional economic development, global cities, social movements, the environment, labor, race and ethnicity, and urban planning. She utilizes a variety of qualitative and quantitative methods that include ethnography, interviewing, survey research, and network analysis.

     

    Building sustainable communities that embody the principles of social and economic justice is vital her research, teaching, mentorship, art, and public engagement.

  • Emily H.A. Yen

  • Teaching

    Courses at Trinity College

    The American City

    A small tagline

    Courses at UCLA

    Instructor

    Los Angeles: Global Trade and Local Ports

     

    The Social Organization of Black Communities

     

    Mellon Mays Honors Seminar

     

    Teaching Assistant

     

    Introduction to Sociology

     

    Los Angeles: Freshman Seminar Cluster

     

    Social Networks

     

    Sociology of Organizations

     

    American Society

     

    Comparative Immigration

     

  • Digital Media Projects

    Invisible Lujiazui

    Thick Map of migrants working in the Central Business District in Shanghai

  • Contact Me

    Trinity College
    300 Summit Street
    Hartford, CT 06106
    301-351-0454