Executive Committee Members (2020-2022)

 

President:


Songlin Fei, Ph.D., Overseeing all activities and events in the organization.

Title: : Dean's Chair Professor, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Purdue University.
Research Interest: ecological risk assessment; aquatic toxicology.
Email: sfei@purdue.edu 



 

Vice President:


Jiafu Mao, Ph.D., In charge of organizing events and communication.

Title: R&D Staff Scientist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN.
Research interest: land-climate feedbacks; terrestrial systems modeling.
Email: maoj@ornl.gov
https://www.ornl.gov/staff-profile/jiafu-mao


 

 

Secretary


Jing Yuan, Ph.D., In charge of taking meeting minutes and managing SINO-ECO website.
Title: Research Associate, Center for Global Chnage and Earth Observations, Michigan State University.
Research Interest:landscape ecology, ecosystem ecology, geospatial analysis, remote sensing.;
Email: jingyuan77@gmail.com


Treasurer


Lifei Wang, Ph.D., In charge of finance and assisting association activities and events.
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Gulf of Maine Research Institute, Portland, Maine
Research Interest:  species distribution modeling; time series modeling; aquatic and fisheries ecology; aquatic invasive species ecology; aquatic heavy metal pollution.
Email: lifei.wang@utoronto.ca
Address: 350 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101


 

Scholarship and Award Officer:


Lixin Wang, Ph.D. In charge of scholarships and awards. 
Title: Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Research Interest: Ecohydrology, Drylands, Drought, Isotopes
Email: lxwang@iupui.edu
723 W Michigan St, SL 118, Indianapolis IN 46202
http://earthsciences.iupui.edu/~lxwang



Webinar


Mingzhen Lu, Ph.D., Assisting Sino-Eco in connecting China and managing sino-eco@googlegroups.com.
Title: Omidyar Complexity Fellow, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, NM.
Research interest: Ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry, evolutionary theory, mathematical biology.
Email: mingzhen.lu@santafe.edu


Newsletter Editor:

Chao Song, Ph.D. In charge of newsletter, and assisting annual gathering.

Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Michigan State University, MI.
Research Interest: scaling issues in ecology, ecosystem ecology, global biogeochemical cycles
Email: chaosong@msu.edu
Chao Song


Adviser and Past Sino-Eco President:

Charlie Huang, Ph.D.
Title: Staff Scientist, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Sacramento, CA.
Research Interest:ecological risk assessment; aquatic toxicology.
Email: charlie.huang@wildlife.ca.gov