CPR (PhD Graduate Student - Public Administration and International Affairs)
University of Rochester – International Relations and Economics
University of Pittsburgh – Public Administration
Ziqiao is a current Ph.D. student in the Department of
Public Administration and International Affairs and works in the Center for
Policy Research with Professor David Popp. Prior to entering the Ph.D. program, Ziqiao
interned for the European Parliament and worked as a research assistant in
Pittsburgh. His research interests are in the area of natural resource, energy and environmental policy, particularly in how energy and environment issues shape local and regional economy. His current research focuses on the impact of shale gas development on local labor market and student outcomes in Pennsylvania and New York.