Hailiang Wang is currently a Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Yale University. He is also a faculty member of the Energy Sciences Institute on Yale West Campus. Prior to joining Yale in 2014, he was a Philomathia Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry at University of California, Berkeley. He received his Ph.D. in chemistry from Stanford University in 2012 and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a double major degree in economics from Peking University in 2007. His research develops catalyst materials and catalytic processes for energy and environmental applications guided by fundamental structure-reactivity correlation studies.