Deputy Secretary of the CPC Xiangtan University Committee and President of Xiangtan University
Division of Labor:
Being responsible for overall administration;
Taking charge of auditing, alumni affairs, and XTU Education Foundation;
Supervising divisions of auditing, alumni affairs, and XTU Education Foundation; and,
Liaising with the Business School and the Xingxiang College
Zhou Yichun, born in Hengyang County of Hunan Province in March, 1963, is a member of the Communist Party of China, and a professor and doctoral supervisor in Xiangtan University. He now serves as Deputy Secretary of the CPC Xiangtan University Committee, and President of Xiangtan University.
Awards and Honors:
Special government allowances of the State Council (1997)
National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (2005)
Second National Outstanding Teaching Award (2006)
National Ten-Thousand Talents Program (2013)
Two first prizes of Hunan Provincial Outstanding Teaching Award
One second prize of National Outstanding Teaching Award
One first prize, and two second prizes of Science and Technology Progress Award at provincial and ministerial level
Two first prizes of National Science Award
PhD in Fundamental Mechanics, Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1994.
MSc in Military Optics, National University of Defense Technology, 1988.
BSc in Physics, School of Physics and Optoelectronics, Xiangtan University, 1985.
Apr. 1988 – Feb. 1994, worked at Northwest Institute of Nuclear Technology
Feb.1994 – Jun. 2002, teaching at School of Physics and Optoelectronics, Xiangtan University
Jul. 1996, Professor, Xiangtan University
May. 1995 – Oct. 1998, Director of the Graduate School of XTU
Mar. 1998, Doctoral Supervisor appointed by the Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Jan.1999 – Aug. 2001, visiting professor at the Institute for Disaster Reconstruction and Regeneration Research, Tohoku University
Jun. 2002 – Feb. 2005, Dean, School of Materials and Optoelectronics, Xiangtan University
Feb. 2005 – Apr. 2005, Vice President, Xiangtan University
Apr. 2005 – Aug. 2015, Member of the CPC Xiangtan University Committee, Vice President of Xiangtan University
Sept. 2015 – present, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Xiangtan University Committee
Dec. 2016 – present, President of Xiangtan University