Gang Hu, Ph.D.
Consulting Scientist
Phone Number
(781) 331-2972
Bio

Gang Hu is a biologist with a Ph.D. from Department of Entomology at University of Maryland.  Dr. Hu’s research focused on the development and use of biological control agents for pest control.  He has extensive experience on integrated pest management approaches for prevention of insect borne diseases, e.g., vector-borne diseases like malaria and dengue, etc. 
 
Over the last 14 years at NewFields, Dr. Hu has led numerous environmental field teams sampling to support studies related to the fate of chemical contaminants in in water, soil, marine sediment and ambient air systems. He designs and manages complex environmental databases for both 2-D and 3-D GIS-based analysis and communication.  Dr. Hu was part of a multidisciplinary technical team that conducted water and marine sediment sampling after the PL193 oil release incident in Bohai, China. In addition, Dr. Hu has worked on project teams investigating major oil spills in the United States, e.g., the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon blowout and fire. 
 
Education and Training
Ph.D. 1997 – 2005 University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 
B.S. 1990 – 1994   Beijing Agricultural University (Now China Agricultural University), Beijing, P. R. China