Associate Professor<br>David Ip
Associate Professor
David Ip
Adjunct Associate Professor


BSocSc (Sociology), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
MA (Sociology), University of Hawaii
PhD (Sociology), University of British Columbia

Professional activities:

Member - International Association of Impact Assessment (IAIA)


Associate Professor, School of Social Science, University of Queensland, 1998 - present
Senior Lecturer, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Queensland, 1991 - 1997
Lecturer, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Queensland, 1980 - 1990

Research interests:
  • Transnationalism and Migrants in Australia: Comparative Studies of Chinese and Turkish Migrant Communities
  • Health Tourism in Hong Kong
  • Ethnic Cancer Experience in Brisbane: Case Study of Chinese and Vietnamese Communities
Representative publications:

Lever-Tracy, C. & Ip, D. (2002) Small Chinese Businesses after the Asian Crisis: Surviving and Reviving. in Harvie, C. & Lee, B. (eds). Globalisation and Small and Medium Enterprises in East Asia. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, pp. 253 - 273.

Lever-Tracy, C., Ip, D. & Tracy, N. (2002). From a Niche to a World City: Barriers, Opportunities and Resources of Ethnic Chinese Businesses in Australia. in Menkhoff, T. & Gerke, S. (eds) Chinese Entrepreneurship and Asian Business Networks, London and New York: Routledge-Curzon, pp. 267 - 292

Ip, D. (2001) A Decade of Taiwanese Migration in Australia: Comparison with Hong Kong and Chinese Settlers. Journal of Population Studies, December No. 23 pp. 113 - 145.

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