Dr. Jiaguo Qi appointed as ESPP Director

December 20, 2018 - Karessa Weir

Dear ESPP Community:
I am delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Jiaguo Qi of the Department of Geography as the
Director of ESPP. Dr. Qi’s research focuses on coupled human and natural systems. He also serves as the
Director of the Center for Global Change and Earth Observation, and has been an appointed or affiliated
faculty with ESPP for many years. Dr. Qi was chosen via a competitive search process led by the ESPP
Faculty Advisory Council. Please join me in welcoming Dr. Qi to his new role.
Sincerely yours,

Rachel T.A. Croson
Dean, College of Social Science
MSU Foundation Professor of Economics
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