Professor May-Tan Mullins

Professor May-Tan Mullins
International Relations

Expertise summary

My research interests are political ecology of rising China, environmental and energy justice, poverty alleviation and building resilience for the poorest and most vulnerable. One research strand is the rise of the smart eco city,and a second strand of my work is to help communities alleviate poverty, particularly in a post-disaster context.

Research Institute: Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies.

University links: School of Oriental and African Studies SOAS, the Open University, the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, the University of Ghana, Cambodia’s Development Resource Institute CDRI, the Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research NISER, the University of Nottingham Malaysia, Tsinghua University in Beijing and International Rivers, The University of Nottingham, UK, University of the Philippines Diliman.

More information can be found on Professor Tan-Mullins webpage.

Consultancy and Research:  Professor Tan-Mullins is happy to explore opportunities to undertake consultancy and research work with external organisations.

Policy credentials

Chinese government consultancy on various projects.

Media credentials

Chinese media.

Industry credentials

NGOs, IO in the field on Disaster mitigation and poverty alleviation.


Media Relations - External Relations

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