Academic Employment

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 2022-


Ph.D. in Economics, National School of Development / CCER, Peking University, 2022

MPA in Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Policy, New York University, 2017

BSSc (Honors) in Government and International Studies (Major), Applied Economics (Minor), Hong Kong Baptist University, 2015

Certificate in Social Sciences and Humanities, Sciences Po. Paris (Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris), 2014

Research Projects & Experience

Participant, Taikang Yicai Special Fund for Public Health and Epidemic Prevention, 2021-

Research on the Current Situation and Countermeasures of the Innovative Community or Home-based Model for Elderly Care (PI: Xiaoyan Lei) 

Participant, Key Program of the Capital High-end Think Tank, 2021-

Research on the Cause and Influence of the Decrease in Fertility Rate in Beijing (PI: Zhenjie Wang)  

Major participant, Peking University, China Center for Health Economic Research, 2020-

Health and Economic Growth in China (PI: Gordon Guoen Liu)

Participant, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2020-

Families, Households and Health in Ageing Populations: Projections and Implications (PI: Xiaoyan Lei), an interdisciplinary program in cooperation with United Kingdom

Participant, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2020-

Influence of Migration on the Reproductive Behavior under the Background of Low Fertility (PI: Zhenjie Wang)

Major participant, UK Research and Innovation, 2019-2022

Peak Urban Program (Population research team lead in PKU: Zhenjie Wang)

Participant, National Health Commission of China, 2019-2020

Projection of Population Health and Health Expenditure in China during the 14th Five-Year Plan (PI: Xiaoyan Lei)

Participant, Key Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2019-2020

The Health Program for Poverty Alleviation based on Randomized Controlled Trials in Liangshan, China (PI: Gordon Guoen Liu)

Research Assistant for Prof. Yi Zeng, Peking University, 2017-2019

Participant, Renmin University of China, 2017

Xiong’an Population Living Project – Baseline Survey

Consultant, United Nations Population Fund, 2016-2017

Assessing the Engagement of the United Nations Population Fund in Middle-Income Countries (contributed to the 2017-2021 Five-Year Plan of the UNFPA)

Program Coordinator, New York University, 2016-2017

Ghanaian Women’s Social Leadership Program (coordinated a week-long development training program in Ghana)

Referee Activities

Health Economics, China Economic Review, China Economic Quarterly (经济学季刊), Social Science & Medicine, BMC Public Health 


Teaching Assistant, Peking University 

Public Policy: Microeconomics (Ph.D. class in English), Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development, Prof. Xiaoyan Lei, Fall 2021 

China in Transition (Masters class in English), Yenching Academy, Prof. Xiaoyan Lei, Spring 2021

Introduction of Economic Growth (Undergraduate class in English), National School of Development, Prof. Gordon Guoen Liu, Spring 2020, Spring 2021

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, PKU, 2021

The Wasserman Center Internship Grant, NYU, 2016

Outstanding Student Award, Faculty of Social Science, HKBU, 2014 - 2015

Scholastic Award for Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honors), HKBU, 2014 - 2015

Honorable Mention, Library Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research, HKBU, 2014

President’s Honor Roll, HKBU, 2013-2015

Dean’s List, HKBU, 201

Admission Scholarship Scheme for the Mainland Applicants HKBU, 2012-2015

Talent Development Scholarship, HKSAR Government, 2011

Reaching Out Award, HKSAR Government, 2011


Language: Chinese (Native), English (Fluent)

Computer: Stata, R, LaTeX