Ph.D. Agroecology - School of life sciences, Lanzhou University, Gansu, China [2013-]
M.S. Agroecology - School of life sciences, Lanzhou University, Gansu, China [2011-2013]
B.Sc. Biology - School of metallurgical and ecological engineering, University of Science & Technology Beijing, Beijing, China [2007-2011]
Jian began his undergraduate study on ecology in University of Science and Technology of Beijing, during which to do the research on urban ecology, bio-capacity and ecological footprint. He is a PhD student in the State Key Laboratory of Grassland Agro-ecosystems in Lanzhou University. His work focuses coupled human and natural systems (CHANS) under forest management in China and Africa.