Vice President Wang Tiejun
A member of the CPC Committee and the Standing Committee of XJTU.
Vice President Wang is responsible for technological creation and property management.
He is in charge of such departments as The Academy of Science and Technology (The Academy of Science and Educational Development), the Department of Lab-and-Property Management, the Office of Purchase and Inviting Bidding, and The Archive.
Born in 1961, Professor Wang Tiejun was admitted to Xi’an Jiaotong University in 1979 as an undergraduate student. After graduation, he studied further there and acquired his master’s degree and doctor’s degree. He was appointed as the Deputy Dean of the XJTU Graduate School and Director of the National Mechanics Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center. Winner of National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists, he was named the Distinguished Professor for the Yangtze River Scholar Project in XJTU. He, as a Chief Scientist, led a strong innovative research team engaged in some key state projects.
Major fields of research: solid transformation and destruction, mechanics of light structures and major technical equipment.
Achievements in academia and scientific research:
He won awards at both state and local levels such as the Second Class National Natural Science Award and the First Class Scientific and Technological Progress Award of Shaanxi Province.
He holds concurrent posts at multiple professional academic societies. For example, he is a member of the Disciplinary Assessment Team of Academic Degree Commission of the State Council and member of Advisory Committee for Mathematical Sciences of Natural Science Foundation of China.