MSc, Geography, Institute of Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Diploma, Urban and Regional Planning, School of Urban and Regional Planning, University of the Philippines
Editorial board, Journal of Mountain Science
Mr. Liang holds a Graduate Diploma in Land Use Planning from the School of Urban, Regional Planning, University of the Philippines (1993), a Master of Science in Geography from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (1987) and a Bachelor of Science in Geography from Peking University (1984). He is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Mountain Science.
Before joining UNU, Mr. Liang was an Honorary Research Fellow at the Department of Land Economy, University of Aberdeen from 1995–1996 and a Land Use Planning Officer at the Yunnan Provincial Department of Land Resources, China from 1987–1998.