Rui Wang is a Ph.D. student in Landscape Architecture Department at Penn State University. She is interested in urban stormwater management, green infrastructure design and planning, and urban regeneration. Her Ph.D. dissertation explores the public perceptions and ecosystem benefit provision of green stormwater infrastructure and the willingness to pay for green infrastructure in China. Rui has been a research assistant in the Stormwater Living Lab https://sites.psu.edu/stormwaterlivinglab/ and the Penn State Initiative for Resilient Communities (PSIRC) https://www.psirc.psu.edu/. She has also served as a teaching assistant and graduate instructor in the landscape design studios and stormwater-related courses. Before coming to Penn State, she completed a Master of Landscape Architecture at Auburn University.
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