Ph.D., Energy and Resources, University of California at Berkeley, 2015
M.A., Climate and Society, Columbia University, 2008
M.S., Natural Resources and Environment, Peking University, 2006
B.S., Geography, Peking University, 2003
August 2023 – present, Assistant Professor, Marxe School of Public and International Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York
August 2015 – August 2023, Assistant Professor, Department of Technology and Society, Stony Brook University
August 2015 – present, Visiting Faculty Affiliate, China Energy Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
September 2011 – July 2015, Graduate Student Researcher/Research Associate, China Energy Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
October 2010 – May 2014, Graduate Student Researcher, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory (RAEL), University of California, Berkeley
September 2008 – September 2010, Research Associate, Program on Energy and Sustainable Development (PESD), Stanford University
June 2008 – August 2008, Summer Intern as Cynthia Helms Fellow, World Resources Institute (WRI)
January 2007 – May 2007, Visiting Scholar, China Environment Report Program, Graduate School of Journalism, UC Berkeley
Special Issue on "Environmental Challenges and Potential Solutions of China’s Power Sector" in Resources, Conservation and Recycling.
Special Issue on "Data Analytics for Energy, Water, and Environment" in IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.
Journal referee: [Reviewer Profile]
Nature, Science, Nature Communications, Nature Sustainability, Nature Climate Change, Energy Policy, Climate Policy, Applied Energy, Environmental Science & Technology, Energy Research & Social Science, Renewable Energy, Resources Conservation and Recycling, Energy and Environment, Energy Efficiency, Energy Economics, Journal of Cleaner Production, Mitigation and Adaptation of Strategies for Global Change, Energy Conversion and Management, Sustainability.
Sloan Foundation, National Science Foundation
The 9th biennial conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) 2017
American Society of Mechanical Engineering 2014 Power Conference.
Conference session chair:
American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting at Tampa 2014.
Energy Management, Policy, Economics and Sustainability - energy for developing countries, International Conference on Applied Energy 2017, 2019
May 2019, ITIF Energy Innovation Policy and Management Scholar
April 2013, Institute for New Economic Thinking Young Scholar 2013
May 2011, Aspen Environment Forum Scholar 2011
May 2008, Cynthia Helms Fellow, World Resources Institute
November 2007, Asia 21 Young Leaders, Asia Society
December 2005, Youth Delegate to UNFCCC CoP11/MoP1
July 2006, Excellent Graduated Student of Peking University
July 2005, Excellent Student Leader of Beijing, Excellent Student Leader of Peking University, Lin Chao Geography Scholarship
July 2004, Merit Student of Beijing, Samsung Scholarship, Merit Student of Peking University
July 2003, Excellent Fieldwork Team and Advanced Individual of Social Work
July 2002, May 4th Scholarship