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Shuangshuang Xu

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Dr. Shuangshuang Xu is the lecturer in the Department of the Educational Studies, Academy of Future Education. Dr. Xu holds a Ph.D in Cultural Psychology Program at Aalborg University, Denmark. She obtained her master’s and bachelor’s degree from the School of Psychology and Cognitive Science, East China Normal University.Her research interest centers on the general area of cultural developmental psychology, that is, to understand and investigate how child development is socially and culturally guided as a dynamic process. Particularly, she is interested in using cultural resources, e.g. drama-in-education, to study and intervene child development. Her research topics cover educational and developmental intervention, art-based qualitative methods, imagination and affective semiosis.

Research interests

Art-based research and intervention methods

Educational and developmental interventions

Cultural developmental psychology

Drama-in-Education studies

Childrens social, cultural and aesthetic development


Lecturer, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, 2023-present


EDS420: Advanced Educational Research Method

Courses taught at East China Normal University (2014-2017): Personality Psychology (人格心理学); Drama-in-Education (教育戏剧)

Awards and honours

Excellent Graduates of Shanghai, China (2014)

First-Class Scholarship for Outstanding Students of East China Normal University (2010-2013)

Education/Academic qualification

B.S., Applied Psychology, East China Normal University, 2014

M.A., Developmental and Educational Psychology, East China Normal University, 2018

PhD, Cultural Psychology, Aalborg University, 2022

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