Dr. Fahui Wang
Fahui Wang is Associate Dean of the Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School and Cyril & Tutta Vetter Alumni Professor in the Department of Geography and Anthropology, Louisiana State University. He earned his B.S. in geography from Peking University, China, and M.A. in economics and PhD in city and regional planning from the Ohio State University. He was a recipient of the LSU Rainmaker Award for outstanding research, scholarship and creative activity (2015), LSU Distinguished Faculty Award (2018), LSU Distinguished Research Master Award (2023), and CPGIS Distinguished Scholar (2023). His research has revolved around the broad theme of spatially-integrated social sciences, public policy and planning in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). His work has been supported by the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and U.S. Department of Justice. He is among the top 1% most-cited researchers in Geography in the world.