International Marriage Migration, Refugee Studies, Gender Based Violence, Human Trafficking, & Asian American Pacific Islander Studies.
Nancy Xiong comes to Women and Genders Studies from Wisconsin. She earned her master of arts in Social Justice in Intercultural Relations from SIT Graduate Institute and her bachelor of arts from University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is currently working towards a second masters in Sociology and a certificate in Women and Gender Studies at George Mason University. Her research interest includes: international migration, refugee studies, human trafficking, reproductive justice, international marriage and gender-based violence. Nancy has worked, studied and/or lived in Burma, India, Japan, Laos, Nepal, and Thailand. Nancy is currently a member of the Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society, Alexandria Jaycees, Building Our Future: Hmong Abusive International Marriage and DC Sociological Society.