Vivian Leung is a PhD Candidate & Research Coordinator at Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto. She holds a Master of Arts in Social Policy from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is interested in immigrant and immigration issues and family relationships. Her thesis project examines parental cultural socialization by Chinese parents in Canada and the United States, and the influence of racism and parents’ social network in the process. She has been involved in multiple research projects related to settlement experiences, immigration policy analysis, and practice-based research.
Vivian is also engaged in the migrant community in Toronto through her work with several community-based organizations.