The following people drive the daily operations of the programme, specifically they are in charge of the field work and the writing working documents. Each research team works for a specific work package, and is composed of members from different institutions of the consortium.

 

Institutional foundations and policies for urbanisation

  • François Gipouloux, CNRS, senior research fellow, National Centre for Scientific Research and Director, China Korea Japan Research Centre, CNRS-EHESS, Paris
  • Chi-Han Ai, CNRS, Ph.D. candidate, École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris
  • Sébastien Goulard, CNRS, Ph.D. candidate in political sciences, École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris
  • Peter Daniels, SERU-UOB, Co-Director, Services and Enterprise Research Unit (GEES), University of Birmingham
  • Du Debin 杜德斌, HUADA, Professor and Department chair, Department of Human Geography, East China Normal University
  • Miguel Elosua, CNRS, Ph.D candidate, East China University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai, and  EHESS, Paris
  • Huang Li , HUADA, Associate Professor of Human Geography at East China Normal University
  • Li Shantong 李善同, DRC, Senior Research Fellow and former Director General of the Department of Development Strategy and Regional Economy of Development Research Center, Beijing
  • Liu Shouying, DRC, research fellow, vice-director-general of the Research Department of Rural Economy, Development Research Center, Beijing
  • Ni Pengfei, CASS, Director of Center for city and competitiveness at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing
  • Xie Huizhen, CASS
  • Jiang Xuemei, CASS, Assistant research fellow at Institute of Finance and Trade Economics at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing

 

Territorial expansion and accommodating a greater population

  • Athar Hussain, LSE, Director of the Asia Research Center, London School of Economics
  • Yi Ding, RENDA, School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing
  • Liu Weidong , CAS, Professor in economic geography at the Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IGSNRR-CAS), Beijing
  • Liu Shenghe, CAS, Professor at the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
  • Chen Mingxing, CAS, Researcher at Chinese Academy of Sciences, Anhui Normal University, Beijing

 

Infrastructure and services for sustainable urbanisation: trends and policy support mechanisms

  • Andrea Ricci, ISIS, Director of the Institute of Studies for Integration of Systems, Roma
  • Loredana Marmora, ISIS, Project Manager in Transport & Urban Mobility at the Institute of Studies for Integration of Systems, Roma
  • Olivia Bina, ICS, Research Fellow, the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
  • Luis Balula, ICS, Research fellow the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
  • Ma Zhong , RENDA, Dean and Professor at the School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing
  • Gong Yazhen , RENDA, Assistant Professor at the School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing
  • Guo Qing Bin 郭清斌, RENDA, School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China 
  • Craig Hart, RENDA, ENN Associate Professor at the School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing
  • Shi Lei 石磊, RENDA, School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China 
  • Xie Xianzheng, AAESR, Anhui Research Academy of Environmental Sciences
  • Qi Cuicui, AAESR, Anhui Research Academy of Environmental Sciences

 

Urban communities and social sustainability

  • Stephan Feuchtwang, LSE, Emeritus Professor, Department of Anthropology, Asia Research Centre, London School of Economics
  • Wang Xiaoxia, RENDA, Associate Professor at the School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing