Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett is Senior Lecturer and Discipline Head of Sociology, School of Social Sciences. She is also Deputy Director of the Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre. Helen's interdisciplinary background includes Sociology, Psychology and International Business, degrees all awarded by Monash University. Her work focuses on human security, migration, cultural diversity, and social cohesion, with a particular focus on international students. Since 2018, Helen has supervised to completion...


Migration processes
Migration consequences (for migrants, sending and receiving countries)


  • Monash University

    , Clayton, Australia
    Senior Lecturer

  • Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre

    , Clayton, Australia
    Deputy Director


My own business, not my children's: negotiating funeral rites and the mobility and communication juncture among Chinese migrants in Melbourne

Authors Gil-Soo Han, Helen Forbes-Mewett, Wilfred Yang Wang
Year 2018
Journal Name Mobilities, 2009, 4, 3, 309-327
1 Journal Article

Social Capital and the U.S. College Experiences of International Student-Athletes and Non-Athletes

Authors Helen Forbes-Mewett, Madeleine Pape
Year 2019
Journal Name Journal of International Students
2 Journal Article
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