Shuyu Lelio Yang


Shuyu Yang is a Lecturer in Fashion Marketing and Brand Communication. He is currently a PhD researcher in consumer culture and fashion marketing at the University of Manchester. Shuyu's PhD research is about exploring the sociocultural values from the male beauty influencers's co-creation. His research also includes topics about gender fluidity, postfeminism, de-Western-centric, and influencer marketing. 

Research interests

My research interests include consumer culture of postfeminism, de-Western centric, gender fluidity, LGBT+ consumer culture, social commerce, and influencer marketing, value co-creation. 

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  • PhD in Fashion Marketing
  • Master in Fashion Marketing
  • BA in Fashion Design and Engineering

Professional memberships

  • Fellow Leadership in Education Awards Programme

Student education

I was a teaching associate and guest lecturer at the University of Manchester for subjects including DEI (diversity, equality and inclusivity), consumer behaviour, contemporary retailing, strategic marketing, CAD software. 

<h4>Postgraduate research opportunities</h4> <p>We welcome enquiries from motivated and qualified applicants from all around the world who are interested in PhD study. Our <a href="">research opportunities</a> allow you to search for projects and scholarships.</p>