Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education
Wei Yan PhD Student on Assessment and Evaluation

Wei Yan

PhD in Education


Wei Yan is a Ph.D. candidate in the Assessment and Evaluation Group (AEG) at the Faculty of Education, Queen’s University, Canada. He also holds an M.Ed. (Queen’s), an M.A. in linguistics (Yonsei University, South Korea), and a B.A. in English (Yanbian University of Science & Technology, China). He is an experienced language instructor and curriculum developer. His research focuses on the validity of grade interpretation and use through a multiple-stakeholder approach.

Curriculum Vitae

Major Field

Assessment and Evaluation


Dr. Liying Cheng

Research Interests

  • International students’ academic success
  • Large-scale testing and language assessment
  • Classroom assessment