Chuan Liao

800 Cady Mall
Wrigley Hall 338
Tempe
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Affiliate Faculty
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5502

Biography

Chuan Liao is Assistant Professor in the School of Sustainability. His research interest lies at the intersection of environment and development. He has worked on topics that include land tenure and land use change, dryland sustainability, pastoral mobility and livelihoods, community-based natural resources management, and sustainable energy transition. His research includes both theoretical and empirical work, and he has carried out research in East Africa and Central Asia. His recent work has appeared in Science, Nature Food, World Development, Development and Change, among other journals.

Education

Ph.D. Natural Resources and Environment, Cornell University

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
SOS 492 Honors Directed Study
SOS 790 Reading and Conference
Summer 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
SOS 493 Honors Thesis
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
SOS 492 Honors Directed Study
SOS 494 Special Topics
SOS 598 Special Topics
SOS 790 Reading and Conference
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
SOS 394 Special Topics
SOS 494 Special Topics
SOS 598 Special Topics
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
SOS 327 Sustainable Food and Farms
SOS 494 Special Topics
SOS 598 Special Topics