Dr Faith Chan

Associate Professor Faith Chan
Geographical Sciences

Expertise summary

Dr Faith Ka Shun Chan is an Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham, Ningbo campus, China. He currently conducts research on international water management practices, with a particularly focus on flood risk management in East Asian mega-deltas and coastal mega-cities.. He has a strong research and teaching interests on inter-disciplinary aspects on environmental management across physical and human geography, in particular on issues related to sustainable water and soil management and development.

Research group: Natural Environmental Resources.

University links: CAS IUE; CAS IGSNRR (China); NUS (Singapore); HKU, CUHK Baptist University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong, Tohoku University (Japan); NIWA and Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand); AIT (Thailand); Delft TU (the Netherlands); University of Munich (Germany); University of Leeds (UK).

More information can be found on Dr Chan's webpage.

Consultancy and Research:  Dr Chan is happy to explore opportunities to undertake consultancy and research work with external organisations.

Policy credentials

Before: sustainable flood risk management now: sponge city research, Blue-Green infrastructure and Nexus.

Industry credentials

Colin Thorne (School of Geography, UNUK) his research team members on the Blue-Green Cities project and University of Leeds Water@Leeds Research Institute and CAS IGSNRR and CAS IUE



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Dr Chan

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