Yuan Zhang

Yuan Zhang, MSc

Assistentin / Research and Teaching Assistant

Phone: +41 44 635 20 89

Room number: AND 3.61

y.zhang@ikmz.uzh.ch

Curriculum vitae

09/2022 – Present  Research Assistant at the Department of Communication and Media Research (Division: International & Comparative Media Research), University of Zurich  
04/2022 – 06/2022  Research Assistant at Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford 
06/2020 – 08/2021 Digital Economy & Digital Government Consultant at China Mobile 
06/2018 – 08/2018 

Research Internship at the National Survey Research Centre, Renmin University of China

Education

09/2022 – Present  P.h.D. in Media and Communication Science, University of Zurich, Switzerland 
10/2021 –08/2022 M.Sc. in Social Data Science, University of Oxford, United Kingdom 
09/2018 – 09/2019 M.Sc. in Political Science and Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom 
09/2014 – 06/2018 B.Ec. in Public Finance, Yunnan University, China 

Reserch Interests

Online Incivility/Hate Speech, Political Communication, Political Economy, Natural Language Processing, Quantitative Research Methods