I am a research assistant professor at Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems (CSISS), College of ScienceGeorge Mason University. My research interests are:
1. Economic GIS
2. Pollution and Natural Disasters
3. Geospatial metadata, catalogue and catalogue federation
4. Geospatial service discovery and integration
5. WebGIS and OnlineGIS
6. Standards and policies for large-scale geospatial data sharing and information integration


Research Assistant Professor2022 - Present
Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems, George Mason University, USA


George Mason University2022
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Earth System and Geoinformation Sciences

Ohio University2014
Bachelor of Science (BSc), Geographic Information Science / Economics


Outstanding PhD Student Award2022
George Mason University

First-Prize Award in Best Student Paper Competition2017
The Sixth International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics (Agro-Geoinformatics 2017)

Safe Neighborhoods won one of the twenty cash awards in the Hexagon IGNITE Challenge2016
Hexagon Geospatial

Regina L. Bloemer Scholarship in Geography2013
Department of Geography, Ohio University

Scholarship for U.S.-Sino Agro-geoinformatics summer schools2012 - 2014
George Mason University