Ph.D Candidate, CEEP
Xue Zhang is a Ph.D. candidate in Urban Affairs and Public Policy at CEEP. Xue’s research area is urban ecological planning with a focus on strategic planning to restore urban ecology, to enhance the urban biodiversity, and to develop an integrated management pattern to conserve the urban ecological environment. She aims for her work to assist China’s cities, which are experiencing rapid urban sprawl and serious ecological degradation. Xue recently published a research paper – Eco-City Governance in Beijing, Seoul, and Taipei in the 5th Eco-Cities Conference.