Professor of Tsinghua University
A leading expert on public policy and governance of climate, and environment and sustainability, Ye Qi is the Cheung Kong Professor of Environmental Policy and Management at Tsinghua University’s School of Public Policy and Management, and the Volkswagon Professor of Sustainability at Schwarzman College. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and the Director of Brookings-Tsinghua Center for Public Policy.
Before returning to China in 2003, he taught ecosystem management and climate change science at the Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management at University of California, Berkeley from 1996 through 2003.
Ye Qi received his Ph.D. in Environmental Science in 1994 jointly awarded by the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry and Syracuse University.