Visiting Fellows

Xiaotian Li

Xiaotian Li

Country of origin: Hong Kong Visiting period: February 2020-July 2020 Faculty sponsor: Eli Friedman, Ph.D. Email:

Background and Experience

Xiaotian Li is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology, The University of Hong Kong. He is generally interested in gender and sexuality, labor and migration in China, and how technology changes work. His ongoing Ph.D. project investigates the work experiences of young workers in the Chinese internet companies.

Currrent Researt at ILR

Xiaotian is working on a paper of gender equality/equal opportunities in the Chinese internet companies based on qualitative data, as well as another project examining the masculinities embedded in the internet economy.

-Xiaotian Li