Dr. Lei Yang is a researcher the Department of Media & Communication at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam.
In September 2015, Dr. Yang moved to Rotterdam for her PhD project. Her PhD supervisor is Prof. Jeroen Jansz. Dr. Yang completed her PhD dissertation in planned four years. In December 2019, she defended her PhD dissertation entitled "Health Communication Research Among the Chinese Hui Ethnic Minority Group in Shenyang City".
In 2017, she was a visiting researcher at the Department of Communication Studies in California State University Long Beach (USA). In 2018 and 2019, she published two academic articles in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (5-Year Impact Factor: 2.948). In 2018, she was invited by Fudan University (Shanghai, China) to give guest lecture at school of Journalism and she also gives guest lectures in ESHCC. In her PhD life, she presented her research in "The 67th and 68th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association", "Etmaal communicatiewetenchap 2018 and 2019".
Dr. Yang is currently a researcher at the Department of Media & Communication. Her main research interests include intercultural communication, health communication and social media research.
L. Yang (2018, november 26). Health Communication Issues among Chinese Hui Muslims in Shenyang (China). Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Guest Lecture CM4254, Research workshop Media and Migration.
L. Yang (2018, december 26). 中国沈阳回族人健康传播问题研究 Health Communication Issues among Chinese Hui Minority People in Shenyang (China). Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Guest Lecture at Health Communication Course.
L. Yang, Y. Mao & J. Jansz (2019). Health Information Related to Cardiovascular Diseases and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Television Health Programs in China. Etmaal van de Communicatiewetenschap 2019: Nijmegen, The Netherlands (2019, februari 8).
L. Yang, Y. Mao & J. Jansz (2018). Chinese Hui Minority People’s Needs in Obtaining Health Information about Cardiovascular Diseases. International Communication Association: Prague, Czech Republic (2018, mei 28).
L. Yang, Y. Mao & J. Jansz (2018). Chinese Hui Minority People’s Needs in Obtaining Health Information About Cardiovascular Diseases. Etmaal van de Communicatiewetenschap 2018: Ghent, Belgium (2018, februari 8).
L. Yang, Y. Mao & J. Jansz (2017). Chinese Hui Minority People’s Access and Usage of Cardio-Vascular Diseases Health Information from Different Channels. International Communication Association: San Diego, USA (2017, mei 28).