Visitors and Post-Doctoral Fellows

Ewa Batyra

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography/Population Studies, London School of Economics, 2018
M.Sc., Social Research Methods, London School of Economics, 2014
M.Sc., Population and Development, London School of Economics, 2013
B.A., Quantitative Methods in Economics and Information Systems, Warsaw School of Economics, 2011


Gao Bing

Visiting Scholar
Dean, School of Education, Minzu University of China
Professor of Education, Minzu University of China

Ph.D., Fundemental Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 2007
M.Ed., Pedagogy & Fundamental Psychology, Shandon Normal University, Jinan, 2004
B.A., Education, Qufu Normal University, Qufu, 1998


Jaesung Choi

Visiting Scholar
Assistant Professor, School of Economics, Sungkyunkwan University

Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, May 2013
M.A., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, August 2011
B.A., Economics, Yonsei University, August 2007


Contact:
291 McNeil
jaesungc@sas.upenn.edu
Alberto Ciancio

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2017
M.A., Economics, University of Torino, 2011
B.Sc., Economics, University of Torino, 2008


Contact:
333 McNeil
ciancio@sas.upenn.edu
Romeo Gansey

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 2017
M.A., Public Policy, Duke University, 2013
B.A., Statistics, University of Benin, 2000


Contact:
252 McNeil
rgansey@sas.upenn.edu
Phoebe Ho

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Pennsyvania, 2019
M.A., International Educational Administration and Policy Analysis, Stanford University, 2009
B.A., History and Chinese, UCLA, 2006


Contact:
291 McNeil
phoebeho@sas.upenn.edu
Diya Hu

Visiting Scholar
Associate Professor, College of Education, Minzu University of China, Beijing

Ph.D., Ethnic Minority Education in China, College of Education, Minzu University of China, 2009
M.Ed., College of Education, Minzu University of China, 2004
B.A., English, College of Foreign Languages, Minzu University of China, 2001


Contact:
245 McNeil
diya.hu@163.com
Fabrice Kampfen

Visiting Student

M.A., Economics, Brown University, 2015
M.S., Economics, University of Lausanne, 2013
B.S., Economics, University of Geneva, 2010


Nicolas Legewie

Visiting Scholar

Ph.D., Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2015
M.A., Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2011
B.A., Humboldt-University of Berlin, Social Sciences, 2007

Photo credit: Florian Schuh


Contact:
216 McNeil
nlegewie@diw.de
Xiaoying Liu

Senior Fellow, Population Studies Center and Sociology

Ph.D., Economics, University College London, 2012
M.S., Environmental and Resource Economics, University College London, 2004
M.S., Environmental and Resource Economics, Beijing Normal University, 2005
B.S., Resources and Environmental Planning and Management, Beijing Normal University, 2002


Contact:
334 McNeil
xiaoyliu@sas.upenn.edu
Alex Shpenev

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, 2017
M.A., Sociology & Demography, Higher School of Economics, 2013
B.A., Economics, Moscow State University, 2010


Andrea Verhulst

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2016
M.A., Population and Development Studies, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2011
B.A., Sociology and Anthropology, Université Saint-Louis, 2008


Şule Yaylaci

Visiting Scholar

Ph.D., Political Science, University of British Columbia, 2017
M.A., Political Science, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 2009
MSc, Public Policy Administration, London School of Economics, 2007
BSc, Political Science and Public Administration, Middle East Technical, University (METU), Ankara, Turkey, 2006


Contact:
216 McNeil
suleyaylaci@gmail.com
Fatima Zahra

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Maryland, 2019
M.S., Communication Management, University of Southern California, 2013
B.A., Business Administration, National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan, 2010


Contact:
329 McNeil
fatimaza@sas.upenn.edu