Professional Experiences

Feb 2011-Current

Deputy Coordinator, the International Union of Forest Research    Organizations (IUFRO) Working Party 4.03.01: Uncertainty analyses of spatial and non-spatial models

Jul. 2008 - Aug. 2008

Statistical Analysis Internship


ImageTree Corporation, USA

Position involved uncertainty evaluation for an LIDAR and Infrared based forest inventory system.



Mar. 2004 - Aug. 2004

GIS Consultant


Information Center in Chinese State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA) at Liaoning Province, Shenyang, China

Position involved building criteria to collect pollution data for better data management at the provincial level and providing GIS consultancy for the 14 regional cities in Liaoning Province to Information Center data managers at the Environmental Protection Administration.


2004 - 2011

Journal Reviewer


Ecological Applications

Landscape Ecology

Global Change Biology

Canadian Journal of Forest Research

Computational Statistics and Data Analysis

Reliability Engineering and System Safety

International Journal of Geographic Information System,

Land Use Policy

Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment


Grant Reviewer: NSF, DOE EARLY AWARD