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Hui-Yiing Chang,

Assistant Professor of Physics

Science, Mathematics and Engineering

Hui-Yiing Chang earned her B.A. Music from Boston University, M.M. Music Education from the University of Texas at Austin, M.M. Music with an emphasis in Instrumental Conducting from Texas State University─ San Marcos, and M.S. and Ph.D. Physics from Vanderbilt University.  She was a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, and is an Associate Member of Sigma Xi.  She also holds membership in Sigma Pi Sigma, a physics honor society, and Pi Kappa Lambda, a music honor society.  She taught elementary school music, middle school orchestra and high school orchestra in the public schools in between her two M.M. degree programs.
She has co-published in Physical Review D and Sky and Telescope.  She has done research and participated in orchestral conducting workshops in a total of seven countries.  She has presented her research in physics and music, as well as their connections with each other and to education and theology in a total of eight countries.
The offices she has held include those of Vice–President and President of Graduate Christian Fellowship at Vanderbilt University, Vice–President and President of Society of Physics Students at Texas State University— San Marcos, and board member at South Texas Youth Symphony.  When she was President of Society of Physics Students, the chapter was one of five to win a Blake Lilly Prize for physics outreach.
Her passion for the truth, delight in discovery, and fondness of teaching exhilarates her in her profession.  She joyfully lives in and serves with body, mind and spirit this glorious nation, of whom she is a respecter, an admirer and a lover.