Wei Kang

Wei Kang

Assistant Professor

University of North Texas

Wei Kang is an Assistant Professor at the University of North Texas. Her research interests are spatial data science, housing, urban & neighborhood change, spatial inequality, and sustainability. Her current projects focus on housing, disaster resilience, and neighborhood dynamics and are supported by the National Science Foundation and California Department of Health. She is the core developer and maintainer of the widely used open-source spatial analysis python library – PySAL.

  • GIScience
  • Spatial Data Science
  • Housing
  • Urban and Neighborhood Dynamics
  • Spatial Inequality
  • Ph.D in Geography, 2018

    Arizona State University

  • MSc in Cartology and GISystem, 2014

    Peking University

  • BSc in Geographic Information System, 2011

    Wuhan University