Vice-President of CIEC
Prof. Dr. Yanfen Wang, born December 08,1969, PhD in Ecology, Professor and vice president of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) in 2008. She has served as vice chairman of both China Ecological Society and China Natural Resources Society since 2018 and 2019, respectively, and became the independent board member of the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) since 2014. Prof. Yanfen Wang has been long engaged in grassland ecology research. Her current research interests include the structure and function of Eurasian grassland ecosystem, and its response and adaption to human activities and climate change. She has published over 300 papers in major scientific journals such as Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, PNAS, National Science Review, Global Change Biology, and Journal of Ecology, etc.