Ji-Qiang Zhang, Blue Moon Fund

TITLE: Vice President of Programs

FUNDING AREAS: Conservation

CONTACT: info@bluemoonfund.org, (434) 295-5160

PROFILE: Ji-Qiang Zhang is one of two vice presidents of programs for the Blue Moon Fund (along with Adrian Forsythe). The fund's website shares this about him:

Previously he served as program officer for the Sustainable World Program of the W. Alton Jones Foundation. He was a senior program advisor at Rockefeller Foundation and the Director for Information and Communication at LEAD International during the 1990s. During the 1980s he served as Executive Vice Chairman of the Academic Committee of the Chinese Academy for Environmental Sciences, where he worked in the fields of environmental policy, integrated resource planning, and watershed management. Dr. Zhang was born in Zhejiang province, China, and received his PhD at the Institute for Nuclear Sciences of the State University of Ghent in Belgium.