Image of Yunrui WuYunrui Wu

MA Social Research, University of Edinburgh,

BSc. in Sociology, China Agricultural University (985, 211)


Thesis title / scope of research

A Marxist and Foucauldian analysis of the conditions of digital labour: Chinese digital fitness as a case study


Research interests

  • Digital labour in fitness industry
  • User-generated content
  • Datafication
  • Flexibility in work

Teaching experience:


Assistant tutor in the City Library of Minors, Yangzhou City, China. Inspiring creativity of children and teenager.

Scholarships and Awards


  • Dissertation Distinction in Female domestic labour in Shaanxi Province, outstanding undergraduate academic dissertation of Sociology Faculty.
  • Outstanding undergraduate of University, Among all the graduates in 2016.


  • National Scholarship,Granted to 1st comprehensive skills ranking student of university.
  • Best Campus Journalist of University.

Other experience

2018-2019: The Member of Academic Department, Chinese Students and Scholars Association, organising academic activities at the University of Sheffield.

2015-2016: Assistant producer in documentary, Discovery Travel digital channel in China Central Television, writing transcripts and editing films.