Sam C Vong
Assistant Professor, Center for Asian American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Phone: +1 512 471 4073
A twentieth-century United States historian with specializations in Asian American history, international migration and refugee studies, and comparative race and ethnicity, he is also trained in the history of modern Southeast Asia. Dr. Vong's current research investigates the transnational politics of compassion that surrounded the migration and settlement of refugees and immigrants from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos from the late 1960s to the early 1990s.