Tao Wang - Faculty & Adjuncts

Tao Wang, EdD

Tao Wang, EdD
Associate Professor of Education
College of Arts & Sciences
918-631-5152 Chapman Hall Room 317


BEd – East China Normal University MEd – East China Normal University EdM – Harvard University EdD – Harvard University


Before joining the faculty of TU in fall 2005, Tao Wang attended Harvard where he received a Masters in Human Development and Psychology and earned an EdD from the Graduate School of Education. He also spent seven years attending East China Normal University in Shanghai to complete both his undergraduate and Masters in psychology. Dr. Wang's interests include classroom discourse analysis, teaching elementary mathematics, teacher training, early child development, and cross-cultural studies on child development.

Research Interests

Mathematical Classroom Discourse Analysis
Parenting and Child Development

Teaching Interests

Child and Adolescent Development and Learning
Parenting, Culture, and Child Development
Emotional Intelligence and Education

Courses Taught

  • Child and Adolescent Development and Learning
  • Parenting and Culture
  • Emotional Intelligence and Education

Professional Affiliations

  • Chinese American Educational Research and Development Association
  • Society for Research in Child Development
  • American Educational Research Association