Xing joined the department of Political, Social and International Studies, PPL, in 2022 as a Lecturer in Politics and Media.
His PhD research project (Re)forming Collective Identity Through Slacktivism in Chinese LGBTQ+ Digital Activism: The #IAmGay# Movement aims to understand Chinese LGBTQ+ digital activism practices through the lens of social movement studies. His key research interests are digital activism, social media, social movements, gender and sexuality, and Chinese media.
Bachelor of Arts, Communication University of China
Master of Arts, University of East Anglia