Hua Qin

Hua Qin

Assistant Professor
Rural Sociology


  • Ph.D. Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (with a specialization in Environmental and Natural Resource Sociology), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


  • Sociology of the environment and natural resources
  • Community, sustainability and natural resources
  • Population, development and environmental change
  • Research methods and design


  • Population (migration) and the environment
  • Vulnerability and adaptation to climate change
  • Community-based conservation and natural resource management
  • Applied social science methods and data practices
  • Sociology of environmental and resource sociology