Staff Profile

Yaqin Liu


Marine Policy Center


Phone: +1 508 289 3376

Office: Crowell 

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution,   Mail Stop 41
266 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Some Info Yaqin Liu is an environmental economist studying coupled human-natural systems in coastal zones and oceans. Her research involves modeling human behavior in utilizing marine resources with feedbacks from ecosystems. Originally from China, Yaqin did her bachelor in geographic information science at Wuhan University. She holds a M.S in environmental economics from University of Georgia and a PhD in economics from Georgia State University. She spent a year at Duke University as a postdoc researcher before joining the Marine Policy Center at WHOI.