China | SPURS Fellow

Youbo is an assistant professor of landscape planning and landscape ecology at Tsinghua University, China. She has over ten years of practical experience in planning for national parks and world heritage sites. Her research areas include environmental impact assessment in early planning stages, and sustainable development of protected areas. She holds a bachelorís degree in architecture and a PhD in landscape architecture, both from Tsinghua University. At MIT, she hopes to enrich her professional knowledge of landscape planning and environmental planning, and enhance her teaching skills in landscape ecology and planning studios.