Wang Yanrong

来源: 时间:2019-11-12

ADDRESS

R218, School of Social Science

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Phone: +86 180 6270 6610  

Email: fredawang@hust.edu.cn; ywangai@connect.ust.hk

EDUCATION

Ph.D.  Sociology, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2016

M.Phil. Sociology, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2013

M.A. Sociology, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2010

M.A.  English Language and Literature, Sun Yat-sen University, 2009

B.A. English Language and Culture, Dalian University of Foreign Languages, 2007

Current Position:

Associate Professor in the School of Social Science (Social Work Division), Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 2018 to date

Director of International Student Education Center in the School of Social Science, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 2018 to date

AREARS OF INTERESTS

Population Aging, Life Course Studies, Family Structure, Marriage Formation, Fertility, Children’s Development, International Immigration, Social Stratification Quantitative Methodology and Intervention Study.

TEACHING EXPERIENCES

Supervisor for Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) in Hong Kong University of

Science and Technology, 2017-2018

Lecturer in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Spring 2017.

Teaching Assistant in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2011-2015.

Teaching Assistant in the Teaching Center of Sun Yat-sen University, 2008.

RESEARCHING EXPERIENCES

Project Coordinator in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2017-2018

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2016-2018

Research Assistant on social science in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2015-2016.

Research Assistant on political science in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2011.

Project Supervisor of the Research “Rights for Migrant Workers–the Tracking Survey of

Workers around the Pearl Delta” in Sun Yat-sen University, 2008.

Chief Editor of Journal of the Graduates (Social Sciences) in Sun Yat-sen University, 2008-2009.

PUBLICATIONS

2019. Seawright, Jason. Multi-Method Social Science: Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Tools. WANG, Yanrong & Yu Liqing. (Trans). Shanghai: SAGE. (In press) 

2017. WANG, Yanrong & WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok. “From ‘Reds’ to Riches: Contemporary Changes of Educational Assortative Mating in China”. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 50: 40-49. doi:10.1016/j.rssm.2017.06.001

2016. Khamis, Harry J. The Association Graph and the Multigraph for Loglinear Models. WANG Yanrong (Trans). Shanghai: SAGE. ISBN: 978-7-5432-2674-6

2015. Gill, Jeff. Generalized Linear Models: A Unified Approach. WANG Yanrong (Trans). Shanghai: SAGE. ISBN: 978-7-5432-2450-6

WORKING PAPERS & BOOKS

WANG, Yanrong et al. The Feasibility of Intergenerational Program in China. Manuscript in preparation.

WANG, Yanrong, WU Xiaogang and WANG Haiyu. “The impact of Foreign Domestic Helper on the Development of Children under 3 years old in Hong Kong”. Manuscript in preparation.

WANG, Yanrong & WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok. “The Causal Relationship between Living Arrangements and the Health Status of the Elderly in China”. (Under Review)

WANG, Yanrong & WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok. “Immigration and Intermarriage Economic Premium: Evidence from Mainland China Immigrants Inflow in Hong Kong”. Manuscript in preparation. 

WANG, Yanrong & WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok. “Prenatal Sex Selection in Contemporary China? Sex Differences in the First/Only Birth Interval under the One Child Policy”. Manuscript in preparation.

WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok & WANG, Yanrong. “The Relevance and Significance of Indigenous Socioeconomic Index (SEI) in Social Inequality: The Case of China”. Manuscript in preparation.

WANG, Yanrong & WONG, Raymond Sin-Kwok. “Marriage Markets Divides in China”. Manuscript in preparation.

PRESENTATIONS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS

2019. “The impact of Foreign Domestic Helper on the Development of Children under 3 years old in Hong Kong”, Paper presented at the Annual Conference of China Population Association, July 2019

2019. “Prenatal Sex Selection in Contemporary China”, Paper presented at the Annual Conference of International Sociological Association (ISA) Research Committee 28 Meeting, March 2019.

2018. “Getting Married with Shackles on: Marriage Market Segregation in Contemporary China”, Paper presented at the Annual Conference of International Sociological Association (ISA) Research Committee 28 Meeting, May 2018.

2017. “Social Stratification in China since 1949.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of International Sociological Association (ISA) Research Committee 28, August 2017.

2016. “Prenatal Sex Selection in Contemporary China?” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Hong Kong Sociology Association, December 2016.

2016. “The impact of China’s One-child Policy on the Timing of First Births.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, March 2016. 

2016. “The Casual Inference between Living Arrangements and Health Status of the Elderly in China from 2002 to 2011.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, March 2016.

2015. “Intermarriage and the Socioeconomic Consequences: Evidence from Mainland Immigrant Inflow in Hong Kong" Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, April 2015.

2013. Is there Intermarriage Premium for Mainlanders in Hong Kong Labor Market?” Paper presented at the 15th Annual Conference of the Hong Kong Sociological Association, December 2013.

2013. You Are Where You Are: Impacts of Nationality and Community on One’s Privacy Settings in Facebook” Paper presented at International Network for Social Network Analysis Conference, July 2013.

2013. “The Effects of Mass Movements and Economic Reform on Educational Homogamy in China from 1949 to 2000” Paper presented at ISA Research Committee 28 Meeting, May 2013.

2012. “Temporal Trends of Educational Assortative Marriage in People’s Republic of China before 2000.” Paper presented at the 14th Annual Conference of the Hong Kong Sociological Association, December 2012.

2012. “Educational Assortative Marriage in China from 1950 to 1990.” Paper presented at North American Chinese Sociologist Association 2012 Conference, August 2012.

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS

1. Research Travel Grant, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2012-2018

2. Postgraduate Studentship, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2011-2016

3. “The Impact of China’s One-child Policy on the Timing of First Births”, Poster Winner, Population Association of America, 2016

4. “Intermarriage and the Socioeconomic Consequences: Evidence from Mainland Immigrant Inflow in Hong Kong”, Travel Award, Population Association of America, 2015

5. “The Effects of Mass Movements and Economic Reform on Educational Homogamy in China from 1949 to 2000”, Travel Award, ISA RC28 Spring Meeting, 2013



PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Member of International Sociological Association (ISA), RC28, 2013 to date.

Member of Hong Kong Sociological Association (HKSA), 2012 to date.

Member of North American Chinese Sociologists Association (NACSA), 2012 to 2018

Member of International Chinese Sociologists Association (ICSA), 2018 to date