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(979) 862-8855
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Institute for Science, Technology and Public Policy

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
1112 Allen Building
4350 TAMU College Station, Texas 77843-4350

Xinsheng Liu

Research Scientist and Assistant Director

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Xinsheng Liu Dr. Liu’s academic interests include public policy, public management, policy agenda setting, environmental and climate change politics, natural resources policy, and comparative policy. He specializes in information processing in politics and policy making with a focus on how individual and collective policy actors (citizens, interest groups, news media, and governments) define public problems, perceive risks, set agendas, and make policy decisions.

In recent years, Dr. Liu has published numerous research articles in peer-referred journals, including Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Policy Studies Journal, Political Research Quarterly, Governance, Journal of Theoretical Politics, Risk Analysis, Global Environmental Change, Environmental Science and Policy, Climatic Change, and Journal of Contemporary China. He is author of the book Modeling Bilateral International Relations (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2006).

Dr. Liu is also Changjiang Scholar Visiting Chair Professor at Inner Mongolia University’s School of Public Administration and Senior Research Fellow at Peking University’s Institute for State Governance Studies. Prior to joining the Bush School at Texas A&M University in 2003, Dr. Liu was a faculty member at Peking University and the University of Washington, Bothell. He received his PhD in political science from Texas A&M University and MA and BA degrees from Peking University.

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Interdisciplinary Research Focus Areas

With over $15 million in externally funded research grants, the Institute focuses on interdisciplinary research in selected areas of science, technology, and policy analysis.

Environment and Natural Resources
Emerging Technologies
Infrastructure and Built Environment
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Contact

(979) 862-8855
bushschoolistpp@tamu.edu

Institute for Science, Technology and Public Policy

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
1112 Allen Building
4350 TAMU College Station, Texas 77843-4350