Yang Hu (胡扬) is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) and Director of Global Development at the Department of Sociology, Lancaster University.
Yang’s research focuses on changing family, gender and sexual relations, and their intersection with population mobility in a global context. His research contributes to advancing gender and social equalities, family justice, and understandings of how macro socio-economic, political and institutional developments and cultural changes (re)configure everyday family and intimate lives.
At Lancaster, he is also affiliated with:
- Centre for Mobilities Research and the Migrancy Research Group
- Centre for Gender and Women’s Studies
- Lancaster University China Centre
- Centre for Child and Family Justice Research
- Data Science Institute
Yang was an early career fellow at the Work Family Researchers Network, USA (2018–2019). He obtained his MPhil and Ph.D in Sociology as a Gates Scholar from the University of Cambridge (Queens’ College, October 2015), and his B.A. from Zhejiang University, China (2010).
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