Dr. Zhao Yang

Senior Research Associate

Tel.: +41 44 634 9207

“The actual state of our knowledge is always provisional and ... there must be, beyond what is actually known, immense new regions to discover.”

Louis de Broglie


Zhao is a Senior Research Associate at the Chair for Marketing and Market Research and at the URPP Social Networks at the University of Zurich. After finishing his bachelor degree in Lyon, France, he came to Switzerland. He finished his master degree in Physics at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) with a master thesis on Complex Networks. Recently, he obtained his doctoral degree in Business Administration at the University of Zurich. He enjoys working with the team to learn and apply quantitative methods to analyse marketing problems in the field of Online Communities and Social Networks. In his spare time, he likes table tennis and movies.

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