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School of Geography

Mingxing Chen Dr Mingxing Chen

Contact details

Room 10.18 Manton
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
M.X.Chen

Telephone:
+44 07510950802

Short CV

Present position

Associate Professor of Human Geography, Deputy Director

Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IGSNRR, CAS)

Academic Visitor (with Paul Waley) at School of Geography, University of Leeds

Telephone: 86 10-64888267(China); 44 07510950802 (UK)

Email: chenmx@igsnrr.ac.cn (China); m.x.chen@leeds.ac.uk (UK)

Research interests

China’s New-type Urbanization

Urbanization and Economic Growth

Comparative Urbanism, Gentrification and Policy Mobilities

Education

Ph.D. student – Human Geography         2006-2009

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research

Master of Science – Physical Geography     2003-2006

Anhui Normal University

College of Territorial Resources and Tourism

Bachelor of Science – Geography Education  1999-2003

Anhui Normal University

College of Territorial Resources and Tourism

Membership of learned societies

  • Regional Science Association China divison
  • The Geographical Society of China
  • Chinese Association of Development Strategy Studies

Refereeing:

Habitat International; Demography; Urban Studies; Land use policy; World development; PLoS One; Cities; Urban Policy and Research; Computers, Environment and Urban Systems; Journal of Coastal Research; Journal of Geographic Science etc.