2005-present: Ph.D. candidate in sociology, Utah State University.
2005-present: English-Hmong language specialist for the following agencies:
Nova Languages, Inc., New York, NY, USA.
GlobalListing Directories, Surrey BC, Canada.
Inocom, Inc., New Brunswick, Canada.
Eastern Language Specialists, Alexandria, VA, USA.
Iverson Language Associates, Inc., Milwaukee, WI, USA.
Cetra Language Solutions, Elkins Parks, PA, USA.
Global LT, Troy, MI, USA.
ASIST Translations Services, Columbus, OH, USA.
Compass Languages, Crofton, MD, USA.
Telelanguage, Portland, OR, USA.
2006-present: Instructor, Department of Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology, Utah State University. (Courses taught: social statistics, introduction to sociology, Asian societies, social problems).
2004-2005: Instructor, Department of Sociology, California State University, Chico. (Courses taught: principles of sociology, Asian American experiences).
2004-2005: Hmong Consultant, Upward Bound Projects, California State University, Chico.
2003-2005: Group Counselor, Yuba-Sutter County Juvenile Hall, California.
2002-2004: Executive Board Member, Hmong American Association, Yuba County, California.
Nao Xiong and Yang Sao Xiong. 2008. "A Critique of Timothy Vang’s Hmong Religious Conversion and Resistance Study." Hmong Studies Journal, 9.
Reither, Eric N., Hyojun Park, Nao Xiong, and Matthew McCabe. 2008. “The Distribution and Determinants of Overweight Among Adolescents in the Intermountain West.” Utah’s Health: An Annual Review.
Available upon request.