美國亞利桑那大學音樂藝術博士 (Doctoral of Musical Arts, DMA, 2013)。曾師事顏丁科、張文賢、William Goodwin、陳宗成、Mark Zelmanovich、Hong Mei Xiao等教授。旅美期間，曾任職於美國謝拉維斯塔交響樂團 (Sierra Vista Symphony Orchestra) 擔任協理首席(Associate Concertmaster)。返台後，受邀擔任藝曲愛樂管弦樂團首席，定期舉辦音樂會，並經常擔任各大音樂比賽評審。現任中信金融管理學院中信室內樂團專任助理教授。
M.M., The University of Tennessee; D.M.A., University of Arizona.
Dr. Yang, holds a Doctoral of Musical Arts (DMA) degree from University of Arizona. A dedicated viola teacher and coach, Dr. Yang is the Assistant Professor at the CTBC Business School. His former teachers include Ting-Ko Yen, Wen-Hsien Chang, William Goodwin, Tsung-Cheng Chen, Yuko Suzuki, Hiroko Masaoka, Mark Zelmanovich, Hong Mei, Xiao and etc. Dr. Shang Ju Yang had been associate concertmaster of Sierra Vista Symphony Orchestra during 2005-2007. He had served as concertmaster of Art Concert Orchestra during 2012-2019. Moreover, he has often been invited as judges for numerous music competitions in Taiwan