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Li An

Li An

Associate Professor, Department of Geography


Department of Geography
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile University
San Diego, CA 92182-4493


  • Associate Professor, Department of Geography


  • PhD, Systems Modeling, Michigan State University, 2003
  • MS, Probability and Statistics, Michigan State University, 2002
  • MS, Systems Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1992
  • BS, Economic Geography, Beijing (Peking) University, 1989

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Journal Articles


Sullivan, A., A. M. York, L. An, S. T. Yabiku and S. J. Hall. 2017. How does perception at multiple levels influence collective action in the commons? The case of Mikania micrantha in Chitwan, Nepal. Forest Policy and Economics 80(Jul):1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2017.03.001. (link )


Liu, J., V. Hull, J. Luo, W. Yang, W. Liu, A. Vina, C. A. Vogt, Z. Xu, H. Yang, J. Zhang, L. An, X. Chen, S. Li, Z. Ouyang, W. Xu and H. Zhang. 2015. Multiple telecouplings and their complex interrelationships. Ecology and Society 20(3):Art. 44. DOI: 10.5751/ES-07868-200344. (link )



Hall, S. J., B. Shrestha, S. T. Yabiku, J. E. Glick, A. M. York, D. Ghimire, L. An and S. Murphy. 2013. Human community dynamics and social-ecological vulnerability in a biodiversity hotspot. Poster presented at the 11 January 2013, 15th Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting 2013, Skysong, Scottsdale, AZ. (link )