Young-Doo Wang

Associate Director and Professor, Center for Energy & Environmental Policy, University of Delaware

Young-Doo Wang recently retired from the University of Delaware after 34 years of distinguished service. He was Associate Director and Professor of the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP) at the University of Delaware retirement. He was also Director of the Graduate Energy and Environmental Policy Program (ENEP) offered by CEEP. Dr. Wang served as a member of the External Research and Technical Advisory Board (ERTAB) of the National Science Foundation. He also served on the editorial board of the Korean Journal of Policy Development and as an Associate Editor of Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Energy and Environment published by Wiley & Sons. His work was funded by the World Bank, the W. Alton Jones Foundation, the Blue Moon Fund, the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the Korea Energy Economics Institute, the Korea Electricity Power Corporation, among others. Dr. Wang’s recent books include Energy Revolution: 21st Century Energy and Environmental Strategy published by the Maeil Business Newspaper (a prestigious publisher in Korea) and Water Conservation-Oriented Rates: Strategies to Extend Supply, Promote Equity, and Meet Minimum Flow Levels, published by the American Water Works Association. He published over 150 research articles in the areas of energy, environment, and sustainable development. Dr. Wang received a BA degree in Economic Geography and an MCP degree in City and Regional Planning both at Seoul National University. He also earned a master’s degree in International Urbanization and Public Policy at Clark University and a PhD degree in Urban Studies at the University of Delaware.