Yang Wang

Yang Wang

Assistant Professor

342 Hinds Hall | Phone: 315-443-3744

ywang@syr.edu

http://yangwang.syr.edu

Overview

I am an assistant professor at the School of Information Studies (a.k.a., iSchool) in Syracuse University. Before coming to Syracuse, I worked at the CyLab in Carnegie Mellon University as a research scientist for two years. I received my Ph.D. from the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences at University of California, Irvine. I worked at several industry research labs such as Intel Labs, Fuji Xerox Palo Alto Lab (FXPAL), and CommerceNet zLab. I was a visiting researcher at Institute of Information Systems, Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany.

Research

Privacy and Security, Social Media, Crowdsourcing, Online Communities, Persuasive Computing

Personal

Soccer

Teaching


Semester Course Section Title
Fall 2017 IST719 M800 Information Visualization
Spring 2018 IST800 M001 Information Studies Seminar
Semester Course Section Title
Fall 2015 IST719 M800 Information Visualization
Spring 2016 IST659 M001 Data Admin Concepts & Db Mgmt
Spring 2016 IST719 M800 Information Visualization
Semester Course Section Title
Spring 2015 IST659 M001 Data Admin Concepts & Db Mgmt
Spring 2015 IST719 M800 Information Visualization
Summer 2015 IST719 M800 Information Visualization
Semester Course Section Title
Fall 2013 IST659 M001 Data Admin Concepts & Db Mgmt
Spring 2014 IST659 M001 Data Admin Concepts & Db Mgmt
Spring 2014 IST449 M001 Human Comp. Interaction
Semester Course Section Title
Fall 2012 IST359 M005 Intro to Data Base Mgmt Systs