Researcher at Beijing Tsinghua Tongheng Urban Planning and Design Institute (THUPDI)
Wang graduated from the School of Architecture at the University of Hong Kong. Her research focus is traditional Chinese settlement for a long time and has engaged in the research and practices about conservation of historic buildings and traditional settlements in different areas in China, such as Beijing, Fuzhou, Quanzhou and Yueyang. Wang was invited as the representative of THUPDI to participate in the 5th UABB in 2017.
In 2018, Wang Yijia and Tan Zheng co-curated Infrastructural Territory: The Spatial Foundation of National Discourse at OCAT Shanghai.