On November 15th, the Appointment Ceremony of the Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University was held in the lecture hall of the School of Public Policy and Management. Qiu Yong, President of Tsinghua University, Xu QingHong, Member of the Standing Committee of the School Party Committee and Minister of Organization Department of Tsinghua University attended, more than 200 professors and students from the School of Public Policy and Management attended the meeting.

Xu QingHong read out the appointment decision of the Dean of School of Public Policy and Management made by Tsinghua University on the meeting. After discussion and approval on the 5th university affairs meeting of the 2018-2019 academic year, Tsinghua University decided to appoint professor Jiang XiaoJuan as the Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management, Professor Xue Lan will no longer serve as the Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management.
Qiu Yong first extended a warm welcome on behalf of the University to Professor Jiang XiaoJuan as the Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University. Qiu Yong said that it is essential to have a high level faculty, staff, and academic leaders for the development of a college or university. Professor Jiang XiaoJuan, who has a high academic level and strong professional capability, is a famous scholar in the fields of macro-economy and industrial economy in our country, and has served as a leader in the public sector for a long time. She is very familiar with the formulation of public policies, and has prominent advantages in the integration of theory and practice. Professor Jiang XiaoJuan has always been concerned about the reform and development of Tsinghua, and has a solid understanding of the school affairs. As the Dean, She will help to accelerate school of public policy and management discipline implementation in China, and the goal to rank in world’s leading class.
 
Qiu Yong said that Professor Xue Lan returned to China to teach in 1996, served as Dean of School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University since 2008. For more than 20 years, Professor Xue Lan devoted himself to the development, construction and management of the school with “modesty, inclusiveness, diligence, and perseverance” personality and high sense of responsibility and commitment, taken great care in the development and construction of the discipline of public policy and management, made remarkable progress in school’s various undertakings and significantly enhances its influence domestically and internationally. He expressed his sincere gratitude and deep respect for Professor Xue Lan’s outstanding contributions and efforts over the years for the University and School of Public Policy and Management on behalf of Tsinghua University.
 
Qiu Yong said 2018 is a special year, China is in the best development periods and Tsinghua is in the best development periods as well. Looking forward to the future, the University will continue to support the development of the School of Public Policy and Management, he believes that under the leadership of Dean Jiang XiaoJuan and the joint efforts of all faculty and students, the School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University and relevant disciplines will definitely acquire new and greater achievements.
At the end of the ceremony, in a warm round of applause, two Dean of School of Public Policy and Management Xue Lan and Jiang XiaoJuan shook hands with each other and took a group photo.
 
 
About Jiang XiaoJuan

Jiang XiaoJuan, female, Doctor of Economics, Professor. Standing Committee Member of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC), Vice Chairwoman, NPC Social Development Affairs Committee, Former Deputy Secretary-General, the State Council of the P.R.C

Xue Lan expressed his appreciation to the university for its trust and support throughout the years and the commitment of school’s faculty and staff. He said under the leadership of Dean Jiang XiaoJuan, through the joint efforts of everyone, the future of Tsinghua University School of Public Policy and Management will certainly be brighter.
Jiang XiaoJuan expressed her appreciation to the administrators of the university, faculty and staff of the school for their trust and support, and felt honored with great responsibility to serve as the Dean of School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University. She will fulfill her duties and increase cohesion in future, carry forward the spirit of “cultivating the morality to serve the public”, along with all faculty, staff, and alumni of the school and friends from all communities, commit all efforts to develop Tsinghua University School of Public Policy and Management into a world-class School of Public Administration in order to serve the national development of our country, increase people’s well-being and promotes human progress.