Faculty & Staff Profile

Yan Yang

Yan Yang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone: 678-839-6133 | Fax: 678-839-6153

Email:  yyang@westga.edu

Office: Education Annex 149

Hours: I currently serve as an assistant professor in Educational Psychology in the College of Education. My major research interests are motivation, instrument development, and multicultural teacher education. I also serve as chair and adviser of several doctoral dissertations in School Improvement program. Prior to my coming to UWG, I served as an assistant professor in Texas for 2 years and southwest China for 6 years. I feel privileged to have the international education and work experience in higher education. I look forward to the many adventures in teaching, research, and service.

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • CEPD-4101 (Educational Psychology)    
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation)    
    • EDUC-2120 (Exp Sociocult. Persp on Div Ed)