Weiguo Zhang


Professor Weiguo Zhang is an Associate Professor at the Department of Sociology of the University of Toronto, and the founder of the Chinese Age-well Research and Education.  Dr. Zhang specializes in social demography, aging, and sociology of families.  His scholarly work primarily focuses on social changes in China and the well-being of older Chinese immigrants in Canada. His community work focuses on anti-racism and anti-hate, prevention of elder abuse, and promotion of volunteerism, lifelong learning and well-being of Chinese seniors. Dr. Zhang received his Ph.D. in Development Studies at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, The Netherlands, in 1998.

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