Nanjing University in China
Kai Caois a visiting scholar and spatial consultant in the Center for Spatial Studies at UCSB. He has a B.S. in Geography (Cartography and Geographic Information Science) from Nanjing University in China, a M.Phil. in Geography (Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Science) from Nanjing University in China, and a Ph.D. in Geography from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Before joining spatial@ucsb, Cao worked in the Center for Geographic Analysis, Harvard University as a Visiting Research Fellow and in the Department of Geography, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign as a Postdoctoral Research Scientist. His research interests center on the applications of GIScience on environmental issues and social science.