Yang Jiang, PhD
Dr. Yang Jiang has conducted quantitative analysis to address a range of social science research questions. She is supporting NCCP’s data management and analysis requirements, ensuring that data collection elements are suitable for analysis; analyzing qualitative and quantitative datasets (primary and secondary), including but not limited to state, local, and federal datasets; drafting preliminary reports; developing data charts and graphs; and responding to child poverty-related inquiries from policymakers, researchers, advocates, and media. She provides support to the Family Economic Security, Early Childhood, and Health and Mental Health teams
Dr. Jiang received her Ph.D. in Sociology and M.A in Statistics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She is currently an affiliate with Columbia University Population Research Center.