Claudia Huang

2021-2022 An Wang Postdoctoral Fellow, California State University, Long Beach


Claudia Huang


Claudia Huang received her Ph.D. in Anthropology from UCLA and currently teaches at California State University. Her research on China’s “dancing grannies” examines how a generation of retired Chinese women cope with diminishing social welfare programs and the loss of traditional family structures through a fulfilling activity.

Research Interests: aging; kinship and intergenerational dynamics; gendered experiences of aging; state-society relations in China