Kwan Jin Yao

Kwan Jin Yao

PhD Student

Education:

Bachelor of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore Business School, Master in Public Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Areas of Interest:

Adolescents, Children, Community Service

Email:

kwanjinyao@ucla.edu

Jin Yao, Kwan is a PhD student at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Luskin School of Public Affairs – under the National University of Singapore (NUS)-Overseas Graduate Scholarship – who graduated as valedictorian of the class of 2017 with a Master in Public Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS.

 

His primary research interest revolves around children and adolescents from low-income families, and in particular on the family structures and family quality associated with positive adolescent and family development. He is also interested in the civic engagement of adolescents and youths as well as the social and public policies governing the non-profit and philanthropy sector in Singapore and in Asia.

 

You can learn more about his work here https://www.kwanjinyao.com