Yang Lor is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of the Pacific. He completed his Ph.D. in the Department of Sociology at the University of California, Berkeley in 2018.

He received his B.A. in sociology with a minor in Asian American Studies from Stanford University and his M.A. in sociology from UC Berkeley.

He teaches and researches education, stratification, Hmong Americans, race & ethnicity, and political participation. He can be reached at yanglor@gmail.com