Wang is an affiliate professor at Auburn University. As a senior member of IEEE, he serves as chair of the Power and Energy Society Power System Operation Methods Subcommittee, and co-chair of a task force on integrating wind and solar power into power system operations.
He is an editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, an associate editor of Journal of Energy Engineering, an editor of the IEEE PES Letters and an associate editor ofApplied Energy. He is the editor of Artech House Publishers Power Engineering Book Series. He is the recipient of the IEEE Chicago Section 2012 Outstanding Young Engineer Award. He has authored/co-authored more than 100 journal and conference publications.