ZHENG Chunmiao

Member, Presidential Executive Council Vice Provost, Global Strategies
Director, SUSTech Global

Chunmiao Zheng joined SUSTech as Chair Professor and Founding Dean of the School of Environmental Science and Engineering in 2015. Previously, he was Chair Professor and Director of the Institute of Water Sciences at Peking University, and the George Lindahl III Endowed Professor at the University of Alabama. He served as president of the International Commission on Groundwater of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS) from 2009-2013 and has been an associate editor for several leading journals in hydrology and water resources. He holds a Ph.D. degree in hydrogeology with a minor in environmental engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Awards and Honors

2019    Fellow, American Geophysical Union

2014   Distinguished Alumni Award (Geoscience), University of Wisconsin-Madison

2013    O.E. Meinzer Award, Geological Society of America

2013    M. King Hubbert Award, National Ground Water Association

2009    Birdsall-Dreiss Distinguished Lecturer, Geological Society of America

1999    Fellow, Geological Society of America

1998    John Hem Award, National Ground Water Association