Prof Zhu Dajian

Director, Institute Sustainable Development and Management Research, Tongji University, Shanghai
Prof Zhu Dajian

Prof. Zhu Dajian is the professor of School of Economics & Management, Head of Department of Public Management, and Director of Institute of Governance for Sustainable Development at Tongji University in Shanghai. His research interests include sustainable development and green economy, urban and regional development, public policy and governance, etc.

He was a senior research scholar at Harvard University in 2004-2005 and a visiting research fellow at Melbourne University in 1994-1995. He has been awarded the special allowance by China’s State Council. Dr Dajian has been involved in several important research projects for international organisations such as UNDP, UNEP, WB, ADB, etc., and has published three books and more than 200 papers and articles.

He is also a member of the Social Science Commission under the jurisdiction of the Chinese Education Ministry, and of the Experts Commission on Sustainable Development & Resource and Environment under the jurisdiction of the Chinese Construction Ministry, a special policy advisor for Shanghai Municipal Government, and an expert for the Shanghai Urban Planning Commission.