Yingling Liu

Yingling Liu

Assistant Professor of Sociology


Harbert 219

Contact Information:

Birmingham-Southern College
Box 549023
900 Arkadelphia Rd
Birmingham, AL 35254
Office Phone: (205) 226-4791
Office Fax: (205) 226-3080
E-mail: [email protected]

Brief Career Background:

Dr. Liu teaches courses in social gerontology, sociology of family, research methods and statistics. Her research interests focus on aging, health and community development. She has published work in Journal of Aging and Health, Research on Aging, and Journal of Scientific Study of Religion. Yingling also holds a law degree and is a licensed attorney in China.

Educational Background:

B.S. Zhongan University of Economics and Law
M.L. Zhongan University of Economics and Law
M.A. Abilene Christian University 
Ph.D. Baylor University

Areas of Academic Interest:

  • Aging
  • Health and Community Development

Courses Taught:

SO 101 Introduction to Sociology 

SO 205 Sociology of the Family

SO 377 Special Topics in Sociology

PHS 213 Introduction to Public Health

SBS 304 Research Methodology