Hongyi Yang serves as an Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology in the Women's Studies Program, and the Director of the Mandarin Translation Project for the Master of Theological Studies Program. Yang earned a Ph.D. in Systematic Theology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (2016), M.A. in Theology, Biblical Studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (2007), M.S. in Radio, Television, and Film from the University of North Texas (2003), M.A. in Media Studies from Beijing Normal University (2000) and a B.A. in Film and TV from Beijing Normal University (1998). Yang has served in Women’s ministry for a number of years.