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The Ministry of Education Appointed Zeng Yong as President of UESTC

published: 2018-10-16 15:52:22       hits: 

On the morning of October 11th, the meeting of officials and teachers was held at the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. Entrusted by the Party Group of the Ministry of Education, Zhang Donggang, Director of the Personnel Department of the Ministry of Education, announced the decision of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education on the appointment and removal of the president of the UESTC: Zeng Yong served as president of the UESTC, Li Yanrong no longer served as president of the UESTC as well as the Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee.

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Zhu Zhiwen, member of the Leading Party group and vice minister of the Ministry of Education, and Deng Tao, Vice Minister of the Organization Department of the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee, attended the meeting and delivered speeches. Wang Yafei, Secretary of the School Party Committee, chaired the meeting. The General Office of the Ministry of Education and the Personnel Department, comrades of the Organization Department of the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee, members of the School Leading Group, the veteran comrades who quit school leadership in the near future, responsible comrades of various functional departments and colleges, representatives of the Party congresses at the provincial level or above, NPC deputies and CPPCC members, leaders of democratic parties and mass organizations, experts and scholars, representatives of key teachers, representatives of Party branch secretaries of teachers and staff, and representatives of retired teachers and staff and others attended the meeting.

In his speech, Zhu Zhiwen fully affirmed the contribution of the University of Electronic Sciences to the national economic and social development over the past 62 years and the achievements made in various undertakings in recent years. On behalf of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education, he sincerely thanked Comrade Li Yanrong for his important contribution to the construction and development of the UESTC. He said, the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education has always attached great importance to the growth and development of the UESTC. After the work of Comrade Li Yanrong was transferred, the Party Group of the Ministry of Education listened to the opinions and suggestions of comrades from different levels on many occasions. Through repeated deliberations, multiple comparisons and consensus with the Sichuan Provincial Committee, they decided to appoint Comrade Zeng Yong as president of the UESTC. He showed that the adjustment of comrades who are mainly responsible for the school administration is a major event in the school's political life and development process. He also hoped that all the faculty and staff in the school would unite their thinking with the decision of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education, and with concerted efforts to promote the development of the school business, so as to support Comrade Zeng Yong's work with practical actions. All the members of the leading group, teachers and students should adhere to a down-to-earth working style, forge ahead with determination, reform and innovation, and promote the work of the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China to embrace new brilliance.

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Entrusted by the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education, Zhu Zhiwen made four comments on the next stage of the school's work: First, guided by the spirit of the National Education Conference, systematically planning the development of school undertakings at the new starting point. Second, establishing the correct direction of running a school based on high moral values establishment and people cultivation. Third, deepening the comprehensive reform as the driving force and accelerating the construction of "Double-First Class". Fourth, strengthening the party building in schools with the building of leading group and cadres as the leading role. He stressed that the new era calls for new actions. We should unite closely around the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as its core, hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, thoroughly implement the spirit of the National Education Congress, stay true to the mission, keep firmly in mind our mission and goal, work hard, write a new chapter in the development of UESTC business, and make new and greater contributions to the building of a powerful country in education and the realization of the Chinese dream of great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

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Zhang Donggang announced the decision of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education on appointment and removal.

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Deng Tao expressed in his speech that the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee fully supported the decision of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education. He said that the UESTC has made positive contributions to the economic and social development of Sichuan. The Sichuan Provincial Party Committee and the provincial government have always attached great importance to the UESTC, have made every effort to provide support and create conditions for the development of the school, will further study and implement Xi Jinping's socialist thought with Chinese characteristics in the new era and General Secretary Xi Jinping's important instructions to Sichuan's work, conscientiously implement the central government's series of major arrangements for the work of colleges and universities in the future, strengthen the cooperation between provinces and ministries, and the cooperation between provinces and schools, comprehensively fulfill the strategic cooperation agreement between provinces and schools, and fully support and serve the construction and development of the University of Electronic Science and Technology. He added that it is hoped that the UESTC will continue to move on, take root in Bashu culture, serve the country, continue to carry forward the spirit of reform and innovation, constantly consolidate the foundation of "Double-First Class" construction, and make newer and greater contributions to the realization of the goal of "Two Hundred Years" and the Chinese dream of great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

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In his speech, Zeng Yong thanked the Leading Party Group and the teachers and students for their trust. In the past 62 years since the founding of UESTC, all previous school's leading groups, together with the teachers and students, have overcome difficulties and made arduous efforts and set up milestones in the development history of the school. In the new era, as a patriotic intellectual, we should maintain the spirit of "unswerving perseverance, never-ending progress, having courage to fulfill social responsibilities, truth-seeking and pragmatic dedication", to serve the country, to dedicate for UESTC, and to spare no effort for teachers and students. He added that The 9th Party Congress, the “13th Five-Year” Plan and the "Double-First Class" construction plan and the strategy of giving priority to the development of talents put forward this year have drawn up a clear and grand blueprint for the development of school and formulated clear strategic measures. As long as we strive with one heart, follow the plan firmly, and work together creatively, with regard to the spiritual realm of “The inevitable factor of success is not in one” and the responsibility of “Everyone contributes to success”, then we can achieve our vision and goals. Provided we adhere to the Party's leadership and the socialist orientation of running schools, adhere to the implementation of the president’s responsibility system under the leadership of the Party Committee, let all the members of the leading groups maintain a state of united and practical struggle, take high moral values establishment and people cultivation as the fundamental, and organically combine discipline construction, scientific research and personnel training, the development of UESTC can be expected.

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Wang Yafei, on behalf of the school Party Committee and the staff of the whole school, expressed strong support for the decision of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of education, expressed his heartfelt thanks to the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education and the Sichuan Provincial Committee for their long-standing concern and support for the school, paid high tribute to Comrade Li Yanrong for his hard work, sweat and important contribution to the development of the school business, and extended a warm welcome to Comrade Zeng Yong. Wang Yafei said that the current achievements of UESTC is the results of UESTCers’ diligent strive and continuous struggle from generation to generation. As a key minority of them, the school leading group has a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission which must earnestly implement the instructions of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education and the Sichuan Provincial Committee. In the future work, first, we should thoroughly study and implement Xi Jinping's socialist ideology with Chinese characteristics in the new era, the spirit of the Nineteenth National Congress of the Party and the spirit of the National Education Congress, fully implement the various decision-making arrangements of the Central Committee of the Party, the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Education and the Sichuan Provincial Committee, strictly administer the Party in an all-round way, strengthen the "Four Consciousnesses", firm the “Four Confidence”, and complete the “Two Maintenance” to ensure that the work of the school has always adhered to the correct political direction. Second, we should conscientiously implement the president’s responsibility system under the leadership of the Party Committee, strengthen the construction of leading groups and cadres, consciously create and maintain a united, harmonious and progressive atmosphere of the group, trust each other, cooperate with each other, take the lead, play a leading role, and work with the members of the group to well take over and embrace the historic development of UESTC. Third, we should unite and lead the staff of the whole school, revolve around the bright vision of the development of the school, forge ahead with determination, overcome difficulties, strive to promote the development of the school's various undertakings, live up to the great trust of the superior organizations, teachers, students, staff and alumni, and strive for the early establishment of a world-class university with Chinese characteristics.

The Brief introduction of Zeng Yong, President of University of Electronic Science and technology of China

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Zeng Yong, male, born in October 1963, party member of the China Zhi Gong Party, professor, doctoral supervisor, cultural expert and one among "the four ‘first batch’ " talents, and member of the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program", member of the thirteenth CPPCC National Committee, member of the Fifteenth Central Committee of China Zhi Gong Party, member of the Standing Committee of the sixth and seventh Committee of Sichuan of China Zhi Gong Party. Graduation from Tsinghua University in July 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in automation major. Graduation from Tsinghua University in July 1988 with a master's degree in systems engineering. Graduation from Tsinghua University in January 2000 with a Ph. D. degree in management science and engineering. Working in the UESTC since July 1988. November 2001-December 2013, dean of school of economics and management in UESTC, vice president of UESTC in April 2015, the president of the UESTC in September 2018.

He has been engaged in teaching and scientific research in the fields of financial engineering, capital market and corporate finance for a long time. He has undertaken many scientific research projects, such as the National Natural Science Foundation, the Ministry of Education's “Supporting Program for Excellent Talents in the New Century”, and the Doctoral Fund of colleges and universities. Research findings have gained third prize of national science and Technology Progress Award, first and second prizes of Sichuan science and technology progress awards, first prize of Science and Technology Progress award of Ministry of Electronics Industry, second prize of outstanding achievements in Humanities and Social Sciences in Chinese Universities, second prize of outstanding achievements in scientific research of higher education institutions of Education, second prize of Sichuan provincial philosophy and Social Sciences outstanding achievements and so on. He has published more than 100 academic papers in academic journals at home and abroad, and published 6 academic works.