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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Shan Jiang

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Urban and Environmental Planning

Shan Jiang

Shan Jiang

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Urban and Environmental Planning

Phone 617-627-3394
97 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA
Research: 
big data analytics, spatial data science, urban mobility, urban science
Biography: 

Shan Jiang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University. Her research interests lie in the fields of Big Data Analytics, Spatial Data Science, Geographic Information Science, Computational Social Science, and the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Land Use, Transportation, and Urban Planning. Her work investigates the interactions of human activities and the built environment in global urbanization processes to design responsive policies for smart, sustainable, resilient and healthy cities.

Education: 
Ph.D., MIT
M.Sc., MIT
Master in City Planning, MIT
B. Eng.; B.A., Peking University, Beijing, China