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David Parker

Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences

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Biography

David Parker joined the School in September 2003. He was previously a lecturer in the Department of Cultural Studies and Sociology, University of Birmingham. Listen to David talk about his intellectual influences. From September 2006 to March 2008 he worked on an ESRC funded research project "British Chinese On-line Identities: Inclusion and Participation" with Dr Miri Song of the University of Kent. He is currently researching issues of belonging and community making in East Birmingham with Christian Karner.

Research Summary

David's research interests encompass ethnicity and identity (with particular reference to overseas Chinese and mixed race identities); urban life; the public realm; social and cultural theory. He… read more

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Current Research

David's research interests encompass ethnicity and identity (with particular reference to overseas Chinese and mixed race identities); urban life; the public realm; social and cultural theory. He would be happy to supervise postgraduate research in these areas.

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