Ying is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Arizona majoring in Chemistry Education. She is a graduate teaching assistant teaching organic chemistry labs. She also conducts research with Dr. Vicente Talanquer through Chemical Thinking Curriculum. She is distinguished TA in Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Upon graduating, Ying hopes to find a chemistry lecturer position in a public university. In her free time, she enjoys cooking.