Yang Zhao (PhD student)

Thesis title: Participation in Scottish Country Dancing in Edinburgh

Background

ZHAO Yang is currently engaged in a PhD in education in Scottish country dancing at the University of Edinburgh. She graduated with Cohort 2016 Choreomundus – International Master in Dance Knowledge, Practice, and Heritage in 2018. The Erasmus Mundus joint master was awarded by four partnership universities: Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway), Université Clermont Auvergne (France), Szegedi Tudományegyetem (Hungary) and Roehampton University London (UK). While enrolled in an MSc in Dance Science and Education at the University of Edinburgh in 2016, she was actively engaged in learning Scottish dancing.