Professor Pengjun Zhao is a professor in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning, and the director of the Centre for Urban Planning and Transport Studies at Peking University. He is the Editor-in-Chief for Cities (Elsevier).
He obtained his PhD degree and received postdoctoral training in Urban Planning at University of Groningen, the Netherlands. His research mostly focuses on sustainable transportation and spatial planning. He has more than 120 research outputs including 3 books and 80 academic papers in international peer-reviewed journal. He has obtained more than RMB 7.2 million of research grants as the Principle Investigator (PI) for 22 research projects.