Dr. Junjia Ye
Junjia Ye is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at MMG. She is currently with the GLOBALDIVERCITIES project that examines superdiversity in public spaces in a neighborhood in Singapore. She received her PhD in Geography at the University of British Columbia, with her dissertation entitled Reproducing Class in a Global Labour Force: The Case of Singapore’s Division of Labour. Her research interests are located at the intersections of economic geography, migration theory, the social construction of gender and feminist analyses of the labour market. She has previously lectured at UBC as well as conducted an undergraduate summer exchange course between UBC and the National University of Singapore on transnationalism and migration.
Articles in Refereed Journals
[accepted and forthcoming] “Migrant Masculinities: Bangladeshi Men in Singapore’s Labour Force” in Gender, Place and Culture.
[Nov, 2013] “Notes from Migrant Encounters: visualizing Singapore’s diversity through South Asian male migrants” in Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography.
 together with P.F. Kelly, “Workplace Cosmopolitanism in Singapore” in Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Vol.37(5), Special Issue, eds Yeoh, B.S.A. and Huang, S.
[under review] “Labour recruitment and its class implications: a comparative analysis of workers in Singapore’s segmented labour force”, submitted to Geoforum
[under review] “Using Visual Methods: Doing Diverse Interactions in Singapore through Photographing and Filming” that shall be submitted to Ethnography.
[in progress] “Creating micro-publics, co-existing with diversity: everyday encounters along a transit pathway” that shall be submitted to Annals of American Geographer
Articles in Edited Volumes
 “Migrant landscapes: spatializing male migrants in Singapore” in Changing Landscapes, eds Ho, E., Woon, C.H. and Ramdas, K., NUS Press, Singapore