Yizi Shang

China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research

Dr. Yizi Shang is a pioneering researcher in hydrology and water resources who has devoted his research career to promote the conservation and protection of water resources for sustainable development. He is presently appointed an associate editor of Water International (official journal of the International Water Resources Association), and was invited as an associate editor to edit special issues for the JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association. He has served as an editorial member for international journals, such as, Hydrology, Journal of Ecology & Natural Resources and Hydro Science & Marine Engineering et, al. He chaired or acted as a technical committee member for, to a less extent, 25 International Forums (Conferences). Dr. Shang graduated from Tsinghua University in 2010 with a Ph.D. degree in engineering. Prior to that, he worked as a research fellow at Harvard University from 2008 to 2009. Dr. Shang serves as a senior research engineer at the China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research (IWHR) since 2013 and became an awarded distinguished researcher at National Taiwan University in 2017.