Elected: 2015
Discipline: Earth Sciences and Chemistry
Professor Bojie Fu
Director, Department of Earth Sciences, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
Professor Bojie Fu is Professor of Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology at the Research Centre for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research focuses on interactions between human beings and the environment and he has published more than 10 books, 400 scientific papers and over 170 papers in international journals. Bojie is a pioneer for the development of landscape ecology in China and his achievements have made significant contributions to the understanding of interactions between landscape pattern and ecological processes, land use and soil erosion at multi-scales, and ecosystem services assessment and management. His research won the China National Natural Sciences Prize in 2005, National Sciences & Technology Advanced Prize in 2012, and Award of Distinguished Service of International Association for Landscape Ecology in 2011.