Editorial Team

Masthead

Honorary Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Liqin Zhang (zhangliqin@zjhu.edu.cn)

Life Science College, Huzhou University, Huzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Forest protection, bio-pesticide and rural revitalization

Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Junbiao Zhang (editor_in_chief@sccpress.com)

Rural Revitalization Academy of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Agricultural economic theory and policy, resource and environmental economics

Founder & Executive Editor

Prof. Dr. Yanxiong Wu (yxwu@sccpress.com)

Rural Revitalization Academy of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Agricultural start-up management, rural media literacy and we-media management, rural revitalization and sustainable development

Editorial Board Members

Chair Prof. Dr. Shenggen Fan  (s.fan@cau.edu.cn)

College of Economics and Management, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100083, China.

Interests: Agricultural development strategies in developing countries, especially public investment and policies in agriculture

Prof. Dr. Rodney Smith (smith142@umn.edu)

College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resources Sciences, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108, USA.

Interests: Government regulation and policy, economic development and growth, resource economics, mechanism design theory, production economics

Prof. Dr. Donald Huisingh (dhuising@utk.edu)

Institute for a Secure and Sustainable Environment University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA.

Interests: Climate-change-related issues; new and more holistic approaches to the circular economies that are truly equitable, sustainable, livable, post-fossil carbon Societies.

Prof. Dr. Yueqin Shen (shenyueqin@zafu.edu.cn)

 Rural Revitalization Academy of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Forest sequestration’s policy and economics, rural development and forest’s role, forest property tenure reform

Malaysia Academician, Prof. Dr. Tan Chin Ping (tancp@upm.edu.my)

Department of Food Technology,Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang Selangor, Malaysia.

Interests: Palm oil, food nanotechnology, food emulsion/microencapsulation, food quality and safety

Prof. Dr. Robert Kozak (rob.kozak@ubc.ca)

Faculty of Forestry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada.

Interests: sustainable business management practices and issues and providing solutions to complex problems related to sustainable development, forestry, wood products and the emerging conservation economy

Prof. Dr. Zuhui Huang (zhhuang@zju.edu.cn)

China Academy for Rural Development(CARD), Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 310058, China.

Interests: Agricultural economy and rural development, industrial organization and institutional arrangements

Prof. Dr. Yongqin Chen (ydavidchen@cuhk.edu.cn)

School of Humanities and Social Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangdong, 518172, China.

Interests: Hydrological analysis and modeling, hydroclimatology and climate change, water resources management, environmental assessment and sustainability

Prof. Dr. Xiangming Fang  (xmfang@cau.edu.cn)

College of Economics and Management, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100083, China.

Interests: Rural social security, rural human capital and agricultural modernization

Prof. Dr. Antonio Domingos Padula (antonio.padula@ufrgs.br)

School of Management, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, CEP 90010-460, Brazil.

Interests: Agribusiness economics and management, bioenergy production and usage, food security, production and operations management, industrial competitiveness and sustainability

Prof. Dr. Sergio Schneider (schneide@ufrgs.br )

Sociology of Rural Development and Food Studies, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, CEP 90010-460, Brazil.

Interests: Sociology of food, agrarian and rural development, family farming and rural policies

Prof. Dr. Gaofeng (GEOFF) Wang (gwang@clemson.edu)

School of Agricultural, Forest and Environmental Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0317, USA.

Interests: Forest cultivation, disturbance ecology and restoration ecology

Prof. Dr. Shaozhi Chen (chensz99@163.com)

Chinese Academy of Forestry, Beijing 100091, China.

Interests: Forestry and grassland strategic planning and sustainable management, natural resources and environmental economics, forest product markets and trade

Prof. Dr. Xiande Li (gjmy6160@caas.cn)

Institute of Agricultural Economics and Development, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, China.

Interests: International agricultural economy and trade

Prof. Dr. Fanbin Kong (kongfanbin@aliyun.com)

Institute of Digital Forestry & Green Development, Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, 210042, China.

Interests: Forestry economy and poverty alleviation in mountain areas, ecological economy and civilization

Prof. Dr. Chengjun Wang (cjwang_77@126.com)

Rural Revitalization Academy of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Agricultural and forestry resource and environmental management,  rural land resource utilization, rural environmental governance

Prof. Dr. Gang Li(lggui@sina.com)

School of Economics, University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, 102488, China.

Interests: Green growth, carbon neutrality, rural inclusive development and common prosperity

Academician of NAAS of Ukraine, Prof. Dr. Maksym Melnychuk (melnychuk.maks@gmail.com)

Faculty of Agronomy and Forestry, Vinnytsia National Agrarian University, Sonyachna str., 21008 Vinnytsia, Ukraine.

Interests: Virology, biotechnology, biomethod, plant protection, alternative energy resources

Prof. Dr. Haiqun Zang(hqzang@163.com)

College of Culture Communication, China Women’s University, Beijing, 100101, China.

Interests: Women and communication, audience research, media literacy

Prof. Dr. Jianhua Zhou (zhoujh@zjhu.edu.cn)

School of Economics and Management, Huzhou University, Huzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: International trade policy for agricultural products and rural tourism economics

Prof. Dr. Zhongke Feng (fengzhongke@126.com)

College of Forestry, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, 100083, China.

Interests: Precision forestry, forest resources survey and monitoring, sustainable forest management

Prof. Dr. Nikolaos E. Labrou (Lambrou@aua.gr )

Department of Biotechnology, Agricultural University of Athens, Athens, Gr-118 55, Greece.

Interests: Enzyme biotechnology, enzyme biochemistry, drug design and molecular biology.

Prof. Dr. Weiguang Pan (321391007@qq.com)

Rural Revitalization Academy of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Agricultural modernization, rural economic development and international trade of agricultural products

Prof. Dr. Weiguang Wu (wuwgccap@126.com)

 College of Economics and Management, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Resource and environmental economics, forest carbon sequestration economics and policy, biomass energy development

Prof. Dr. Karl Behrendt (kbehrendt@harper-adams.ac.uk)

Food, Land & Agribusiness Management Department, Harper Adams University, Shropshire, TF10 8NB, UK.

Interests: Economics of innovative agricultural technology and digitalisation, bioeconomic modelling of agricultural and ecological systems, agricultural risk and investment analysis, agribusiness planning

Prof. Dr. Xavier Simón Fernández (xsimon@uvigo.gal)

Economía Aplicada, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales, Universidade de Vigo, Galicia, 36310, Spain.

Interests: Agricultural economics, environmental economics, subsistence economy, agrarian economy

Prof. Dr. Harsha Ratnaweera  (harsha.ratnaweera@nmbu.no)

Faculty of Sciences and Technology, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P.O. Box 5003, NO-1432 Ås, Norway.

Interests: modelling and optimization of coagulation processes in water and wastewater treatment; water resources management; and harmonisation of water-related graduate studies in Asia, Africa and Eurasia with Norway

Prof. Dr. Frank Berninger  (frank.berninger@uef.fi)

Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Forestry and Technology, University of Eastern Finland, FI-80100 Joensuu, Finland.

Interests: long term effects of disturbances on forests and the interactions of plants, roots and inland waters as well as on large scale variations ecological processes

Prof. Dr. Guanghui Xu (ghxu@zafu.edu.cn)

Mathematics & Computational Science College, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Forestry information technology, combinatorics, graph theory

Prof. Dr. Songheng Jin (shjin@zafu.edu.cn)

Forestry & Biotechnology College, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Interests: Physiology, molecular biology, genetics and breeding of ornamental plants

Prof. Dr. Bo Cheng (bondecheng@vip.sina.com)

School of Accountancy, Nanjing Audit University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, 211815, China.

Interests: Environmental governance, financial accounting; agricultural ESG

Prof. Dr. Shi Yin (acadch@hrbeu.edu.cn)

College of Economics and Management,  Hebei Agricultural University, Baoding, 071001, China.

Interests: Digital innovation management, knowledge management, energy and environmental assessment, green innovation processes, environmental sustainability, algorithms and optimization, healthcare big data, social network data analysis and mining

Prof. Dr. Pablo Molina Derteano (pablomd2009@gmail.com)

Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Buenos Aires, Santiago del Estero, 1029 CABA, Argentina.

Interests: Poverty alleviation; rural sustainability; environment, local flora and fauna preservation

Associate Prof. Dr. Hao Chen(chenhao01@ruc.edu.cn)

 School of Applied Economics, Renmin University of China, Beijing, 100872, China.

Interests: Energy economics; climate change economics

Researcher Giuseppe Pulighe (giuseppe.pulighe@crea.gov.it)

Research Center for Agricultural Policies and Bioeconomy, Council for Agricultural Research and Agricultural Economy Analysis, Rome, 00184, Italy.

Interests: Agricultural sustainability, ecohydrological modelling, bioenergy production, climate change and land use change impacts, irrigation and water management, remote sensing and GIS.

Economist, Dr. Tingsong Jiang (tjiang@thecie.com.au)

The Centre for International Economics, Canberra, ACT, 2609, Australia.

Interests: Climate change policy, environmental and natural resources economics, trade policy analysis, regulatory impact assessment, general equilibrium modelling

Economist, Researcher Alhelí González Cáceres (alhelicaceres@seppy.org.py)

Center for Interdisciplinary Rural Studies, Asunción, 001230, Paraguay.

Interests: Agribusiness, land rent and capital accumulation

Communication & Outreach

Assistant Prof. Dr. Zeeshan Fareed (zeeshanfareed@zjhu.edu.cn)

School of Economics and Management, Huzhou University, Huzhou, Zhejiang, 311300, China.

Research Associate Dr. Laura Moritz (Moritz@iamo.de)

Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Theodor-Lieser-Straße 2, 06120 Halle, Germany.

Governance & Oversight

Assistant Prof. Dr. Xinjie Shi (xjshi1990@zju.edu.cn)

China Academy for Rural Development (CARD), Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 310058, China.

Associate Prof. Dr. Manolis E. Pagkalos (manolispagkalos@zafu.edu.cn)

Jiyang College, Zhejiang A&F University, Zhuji, Zhejiang, 311800, China.