Prof. Dr. Xiuzhen Li

FEC Executive Committee Position: FEC Executive Director (Communication & Engagement)

Xiuzhen is a professor of Ecology in the State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China. She obtained her Ph.D from Wageningen UR, the Netherlands.

Her research interests include evolution, functioning and restoration of coastal wetlands. She serves as associate editor for Ocean and Coastal Management, and as editorial board member for Ecological Engineering, Wetlands Ecology and Management, and several other journals.

She is also an active member of the Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS), and International Association of Landscape Ecology (IALE).