Dr. Sin Wen Lau, 2012-2014
Sin Wen Lau is now at University of Otago, New Zealand.
Sin Wen Lau received her doctoral degree in Anthropology from the Australian National University in 2010. Her doctoral research examined the ways cosmopolitanism is lived through religion amongst overseas Chinese expatriates in Shanghai. Building on this work, her post-doctoral research explores the ways religion grounds cosmopolitanism in the Chinese context through globalized business interactions. Sin Wen’s broader research interests include the anthropology of religion, diaspora, cosmopolitanism, gender and the family.