报告题目：Staying local, going global: innovative research and article publication in the scholarship of urban forestry
报 告 人：Prof. Wendy Y. CHEN
腾讯会议ID：162 817 701
Prof. Wendy Y. CHEN works in the interdisciplinary field of physical and human geography, focusing on key gaps in evaluating and modeling urban green-blue spaces that are reserved, modified, and deployed in urban and peri-urban areas for their multiple benefits and urban sustainability. Her research helps to integrate socioeconomic dimensions to enrich green-blue infrastructure scholarship, and rethink theories pertaining to the demand and supply of urban nature in the context of extensive urbanization in developing countries and re-urbanization in developed world. She has published extensively in high-impact international journals.
Prof. Chen is the director of International Centre for China Development Studies, at University of Hong Kong. She serves as the Editor-in-Chief for a flagship journal “Urban Forestry & Urban Greening” in the field of urban studies and urban sustainability. She facilitates academic research and knowledge-policy exchange via her service to professional communities, including the International Union of Forest Research Organizations and Chinese Society of Forestry. She serves as a review panel member for national/international research grants, including European Research Council, Belgium’s Federal Research Foundation, Italy’s national PRIN, and others.