Linxiu Zhang

Member, Board of Trustees
Joined : April 2004

Prof. Zhang, a Chinese national is the Deputy Director of the Centre for Chinese Agricultural Policy (CCAP) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS) where she oversees a research programme on Integrated Rural Urban Development and Anti-Poverty Policy. She is currently a member of American Agricultural Economists Association, an Executive Board Member of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Economics and of the Chinese Association of Agri-Technical Economics. She has been associated with some CGIAR Centers (eg IRRI, IFPRI) since the early 1980s on collaborative research bases. She has also been serving at the boards of few international organizations. For example, she served as the Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees for the WorldFish Centre between 2003-2006. She is now a newly elected independent board member of the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)