Research on Interdisciplinary and Land Use Transition


Speaker: Professor Long Hualou

Topic: Research on Interdisciplinary and Land Use Transition

Date: September 25, 2023 (Monday)

Time: 9:30 a.m.  

Venue: Room 1306, Building 9

Sponsors: School of Geography Geomatics and Planning, Institute of Science and Technology 


Long Hualou, a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, a leading scientific and technological talent in the field of territorial space planning, the Ministry of Natural Resources. He is a professor of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, a doctoral supervisor, and a Deputy Director of the Center for Regional Agriculture and Rural Development, the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR),  Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). He mainly engaged in research on urban-rural development and land use transition, as well as issues related to agriculture, rural areas, and farmers as well as rural revitalization. He also serves as the Director of the Commission on Agricultural Geography and Rural Development, the Geographical Society of China, the Director of the Working Committee on Youth, China Land Science Society, Steering Committee Member of the International Geographical Union (IGU) Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, Associate Editor of the International SSCI Journal Habitat International, member of the advisory board of Land, member of the editorial board of Land Use Policy and Journal of Rural Studies. He was the editor-in-chief of the Land Use and Rural Transition series of the Commercial Press. He hosted one key project of the National Natural and Social Science Foundation of China, won the National Youth Geographic Science and Technology Award, the 7th Excellent Science and Technology Paper Award of the Chinese Association for Science and Technology, published 12 works (translations), and won the Springer Nature China New Development Award for his English work Land Use Transitions and Rural Reconstruction in China. He has been the Highly Cited Researcher in the field of Social Sciences from Clarivate from 2019 to 2022.