Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education
Dawei Yang PhD Candidate in Special Education

Dawei Yang

PhD in Education

Research Area 

Special Education


Dr. Pamela Beach


Dawei's doctoral research investigates emergent/early reading skills of young children with ASD and examines the effects of a modified dialogic reading intervention on these children’s vocabulary, reading comprehension, and social-emotional development. He has been awarded with the Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) (2018-2019), and the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Doctoral Scholarship (2019-2022).

Research Interests

  • Reading development 
  • Reading interventions 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder 
  • Early childhood development
  • Cognition and learning


ResearchGate: www.researchgate.net/profile/Dawei_Yang8

Twitter: @daweiyang25