LEI ZHANG

Postdoctoral Scholar

Post-Doctoral Scholar

Lei Zhang is an Assistant Professor at the School of Architecture and researcher at the International Research Center for Chinese Cultural Heritage Conservation, Tianjin University, China. Her research focuses on how cities on the Yellow River floodplain adapted over centuries to frequent flooding and waterlogging, the traditional locally-developed flood adaptive practices and landscapes, and opportunities to reuse them for stormwater management and urban amenities in contemporary contexts. She received her Ph.D. in human geography and landscape architecture from Peking University and had worked as landscape architect at Turenscape.

Contact email: leizhang AT berkeley.edu