Songliang Wang

Visiting Professor – PhD in Crop Genetics and Breeding


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  • PhD –Crop Genetics and Breeding, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University
  • MSc – Farming system, Fujian Agricultural University (1997)
  • BSc – Agronomy, Fujian Agricultural College (1990)

Research Interests

  • Agroecology
  • Agroecosystem service
  • Ecological agriculture and Community Supported Agriculture integration

I am an Agroecology professor from the Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University (FAFU).  I have been teaching Agroecology in FAFU since 1990.  My research interests include Agroecology, Agroecosystem Service Evaluation & Realization (policy implication), and Climate Smart Agriculture and so on.

I am currently a visiting professor of SAL lab at UBC(April 2018 –April 2019).

Current Research

Study 1:

Comparative studies on agroecosystem service evaluation between China and Canada. The research aims at an institutional arrangement for compensation rather than a impulsion subsidies by government.

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Study 2: 

Evaluation and development of Internationalizing faculties in China’s university. The research aims at building the evaluation index for internationalizing faculties for China’s universities and colleges.

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Publicationsin English

  • Songliang Wang*, Zhiquan Cao, Yongkuai Chen, Renye Wu. Enhancement of Cadmium Tolerance in Transgenic Tobacco Plants by Transferring a γ-glutamylcysteine Synthetase Gene. Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Aspects,2017(2)
  • Rao Sabir Sattar, Songliang Wang*, Muhammad Muqadas, Muhammad Furqan Ashraf and Muhammad Naveed Tahir. Qualitative and quantitative approaches to study adoption of sustainable agricultural practices: A research-note on mixed method approach.International Journal of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development,2017,5 (2):539-544
  • SATTAR, R.,WANG S.L.*,TAHIR, M. N.,CALDWELL D. Assessment of smallholder farmer’s vulnerability due to climate change in arid areas of Pakistan. Applied Ecology And Environmental Research, 2017,15(4):291-312.
  • WANG Songliang, Claude CALDWELL, WEI Liqing, SU Haiyan.Ten Years’Chinese-Canadian Collaboration in Undergraduate Education in Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University(FAFU) of China:Curriculum Development. Frontiers of Education in China, 2015, 10(3): 427–DOI 10. 3868/s110-004-015-0030-7
  • Buntora Pasaribu, Tse-yu Chung, Chii-Shiarng Chen, Song-liang Wang,Pei-Luen Jiang, Jason T.C. Tzen,.Identification of caleosin and two oleosin isoforms in oil bodies of pine megagametophytes. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 2014,82: 142-150
  • Wenfeng Zhu, Songliang Wang*, Claude D. Caldwell.Pathways of assessing agroecosystem health and agroecosystem management. Acta Ecologica Sinica 32 (2012) 9–17
  • Wang S L, Caldwell CD, Kilyanek S L & Sziklay J. Agroecology [M]. Beijing: China’s Science Press (in English), 2012.