Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

Dr Xi Hu

Honorary Research Associate


Dr. Xi (Sisi) Hu is an Honorary Research Associate at the Environmental Change Institute (ECI), University of Oxford and currently a post-doctoral fellow of the Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School. Xi's research at the ECI is at the nexus of infrastructure, climate change and economic development, with a focus on China. Prior to ECI, Xi has previously worked as a consultant for numerous organisations, including the Latin American Energy Organisation (OLADE), International Finance Corporation (IFC), the Chinese National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), UK-India Business Council, and Legal & General Investment Management. She is also the co-founder of the Oxford International Infrastructure Consortium, whose aim is to facilitate communication and collaboration on infrastructure between academics, policymakers, and practitioners worldwide. She holds a DPhil (PhD) from the University of Oxford, an MSc in Environmental Economics and Climate Change, and a BSc in Environmental Policy with Economics from the London School of Economics.