Dr. Wang Xiying is a Professor in the Faculty of Education at Beijing Normal University. Her research interests include gender-based violence, sex education, school bullying, women who live with HIV/AIDs, education of sociology, youth studies, gender studies, and qualitative research methods. She has written and published around 100 research papers, including journal articles, book chapters, conference papers, working papers and reports. Her articles have been published widely in international peer–reviewed journals including Modern China, Violence Against Women, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Smith College Studies of Social Work, Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, etc., and has gained a lot of attention, both locally and internationally. Dr. Wang has also authored a book, entitled: Gender, Dating and Violence in Urban China, published by Routledge in 2017. She has been the principal investigator of different projects funded by the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Civil Affairs, UNFPA China office, and UN Women China Office.