Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Wei Yan

PhD MAPLE
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Curriculum Vitae

Major Field

Measurement, Assessment, Policy, Leadership, Evaluation (MAPLE)

Supervisor

Dr. Liying Cheng

Research Interests

  • International students’ academic success

  • Large-scale testing and language assessment

  • Classroom assessment

Biography

Wei Yan is currently a Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Education. He obtained his M.Ed. from Queen’s in 2014, and he also holds an M.A. (Linguistics) from Yonsei University, South Korea and a B.A. (English) from Yanbian University of Science & Technology, China. Over the years, he has been working as a language teacher, a curriculum planner, and an educational administrator. His research focuses on international students’ admission and academic success.