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    WANG Yingjie Professor
    Institute of International and Comparative Education
    Professor of Education Beijing Normal University

    1958—1964 No.2 Secondary School Attached to Beijing Normal University
    1964—1968 BA in Portuguese Beijing Foreign Language University
    1985—1988 PhD in Education Beijing Normal University

    Other Learning Experience
    1980—1982 Visiting Scholar Stanford University, USA

    Working Experience:
    1973—Present Professor of Education Programs in International and Comparative
    Education and Higher Education, Beijing Normal University. (on
    faculty since 1973)

    Other Working Experience:
    1988—1989 Visiting Professor University of Vermont, USA
    1991—1992 Fulbright Senior Research Scholar Harvard University, USA
    1993—1995 Dean School of Education, University of Macau, Macau
    1983—1988 Deputy Dean International and Comparative Education Research
    Institute (ICERI), Beijing Normal University
    1988—1995 Dean ICERI, Beijing Normal University
    1995—1999 Vice-president responsible for instructional affairs, personnel affairs
    and international exchanges, Beijing Normal University
    1999 Panelist, Accreditation Panel organized by HKCAA for HKIED (one
    week work)
    2000 Panelist, Accreditation Panel organized by HKCAA for Shue Yan
    College (one week work)
    October/November, 2002 Visiting Professor, Trento University, Italy
    January/June, 2004 Visiting Professor, Naruto University of Education, Japan

    Grants and Awards (1990/present)
    1991—1993 Grant from UNICEF for the Study on "Basic Education in China's Rural Areas at Different Development Levels"

    1995—2000 Grant from National Five-year Plan of Educational Research for Comparative Study on "Basic Education in the Neighboring Countries"

    1995—2000 Grant from National Five-year Plan of Educational Research for Comparative Study on "World Trends of Higher Education Development"

    1999—2001 Grant from UN Task Force for China's Basic Education for Organizing and Chairing "China's Basic Education Forum"

    2001—2003 Grant from Ministry of Education for Study on "Instructional Reform and Curriculum Innovations at World-class Universities"
    2002—2005 Grant from National Five-year Plan of Educational Research for Comparative Study on “Development of World-class University”

    2000 National First Rate Award for Educational Research for the period of 1990 to 2000

    2000 Outstanding Educational Research Paper Award from Beijing Higher Education
    2006——2009 Grant from Ministry of Education for study on “Measuring Innovation and Creativity of Universities”
    2009 Outstanding adviser for a student who won 100 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Annual Award granted by State Council Degree Committee
    2010 Outstanding Research Outcome Grade 1 Award granted by Beijing Municipal Government

    Mother Language: Chinese
    English: Proficiency 4
    Portuguese: Proficiency 2

    Professional Associations:
    Co-chair Pannel in Education, Committee of Academic Degree, State Council

    Vice-chairman  Council Member

    National Society of Comparative Education
    Academic Committee, National Association of Higher Educcation
    National Society of American Study

    Counselor China's Education Association for International Exchanges

    Member National Committee of College-level Examination for Self-taught Learners

    Council Member National Society of College Instruction

    Deputy Director

    Academic Committee, National Degree and Graduate Education Research Center

    Alternate Member Governing Board of the UNESCO Institute for Education,

    Publications (1990/present):
    1992 Comparative Education Volume, Encyclopedia of Education, co-author and
    Chief-editor, Shanghai Education Press, Shanghai.
    1993 The Development and Reform of American Higher Education, People's
    Education Press, Beijing.
    Comparative Volume, China's Educational Studies, Hubei Education Press,
    1994 Implementing Basic Education in China, co-author, IIEP, Paris.
    1997 Compulsory Education in Asian Developing Countries, co-author, People's
    Education Press, Beijing.
    1998 National Cultural Traditions and Modernization of Education (co-author),
    Beijing Normal University Press, Beijing.
    1999 Comparative Education, editor, Guangdong Higher Education Press,
    2000 American Volume, Encyclopedia of Major Education Events, Editor, Jiangsu
    Education Press, Nangjing.
    2001 American Education, Jilin Education Press, Changchun.
    2005 Undergraduate Innovative Education --- A Comparative Perspective, Shanxi Education Press. (co-author)
    2007 The World-Class University and Ranking: Aiming beyond Status, UNESCO CEPES. (co-author)
    2006 Country Report on Tertiary Education in China for OECD (chief editor)
    2008 Development of World-class Universities, Shanxi Education Press. (co-author)
    US-China Educational Exchanges: Perspectives on a Growing Partnership, Institute of International Education. (co-author)
    2009 China’s Educational Reform for 30 Years – Higher Education, Beijing Normal University Press (Chief editor)

    Major Articles:
    1990 "The Development and Reform of American Teacher Education", Teacher
    Education Review, No. 2, 1990.
    1991 "The Development of Associate Degree and Community College", Foreign
    Education Studies, No.4, 1991.
    1993 "University President and University Development", Comparative Education
    Review, No.5, 1993.
    "University President and University Goal Setting", Comparative Education
    Review, No.6, 1993.
    1996 "On Privatization of Higher Education", Comparative Education Review,
    special Issue, 1996.
    1997 "The World Trends of College Instruction and Curriculum Reform", College
    Curriculum and Instruction Reform, Higher Education Press, 1997.
    "On Quality and Crises of Compulsory Education in Developing Countries,"
    Prospects of Education in the 21st Century by China's Well-known Educators,
    Shanxi Education Press, 1997.
    "Promoting Investment Efficiency in Basic Education", Secondary and
    Primary Education Administration, No.1, 1997.
    1998 "Readjusting the Relations Between Government and Higher Education
    Institutions", Popular Tribune, No.5, 1998.
    "The Idea of University", Comparative Education Review, Special Issue,
    "Challenges and Strategies for Higher Education Development", Nankai
    Education Forum, No.4, 1998.
    "Challenges and Strategies for Basic Education Development", Educational
    Research, No.4, 1998.
    1999 "Higher Education Crises and Reforms throughout the World", China's
    Higher Education, No.5, 1999.
    "Mass Higher Education and Privatization of Higher Education", People's
    Daily, 22/4/1999.
    "Higher Education Should not be Commercialized", China's Higher
    Education, No. 21, 1999.
    2000 "Hundred Years of Development of American Higher Education", Journal of
    Higher Education, No. 1, 2000.
    "On Higher Education Internationalization", co-author, Research on
    Education, Tsinghua University, N0. 2, 2000.
    "Innovation in Teacher Education: A Case of Beijing Normal University,
    China", Innovation in Teacher Education: Roles of Schools of Education in
    a Borderless World, Faculty of Education, Chulalongkorn University,
    Thailand, 2000.
    "Education Development and Policy Changes in China", "There Are No
    Limits on Studying", University of Turku, Finland, 2000.
    "Teacher Education Reform in China -- From International Perspectives",
    Paper prepared for the International Conference on Reforming teacher
    Education for the New Millenium organized by Faculty of Education,
    Chulalongkorn University and SEAMEO RIHED, Thailand, 2000.
    "A New University Model for Asia -- From an Asian Philosophy", Paper
    Prepared for the International Conference of Reflections and Explorations
    For Education Development in the 21st Century: The Search for Asian
    Identities and Perspectives, organized by the Institute of Asia Pacific
    Education Development, Seoul National University, South Korea, 2000.
    "Cutting Students' Workload -- An Aspect of Educational Reform In Macau",
    Paper prepared for the Conference of Macau Education in the New Century",
    Organized by School of Education, University of Macau.
    2001 "World Trends of Vocational Education and Challenges and Strategies for the
    Development of China's Vocational Education", Comparative Education
    Review, No. 3, 2001.
    On the Ideas of the University, Comparative Education Review, No. 3, 2001.
    Rules and Enlightenment -- Some Considerations about World - class
    University Building, Comparative Education Review, No. 7, 2001.
    Restructuring China's Higher Education System under the Life-long Learning
    Concept, A Study Report for the National Political Consulting Conference
    Building the World-class University in a Developing Country: Universals,
    Uniqueness, and Cooperation, Asia Pacific Education Review, Volume 2,
    Number 2, December 2001.
    2002 Towards Professionalization of Teachers in China -- One hundred Year Effort
    of Beijing Normal University, Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education and Development, December, 2002.
    2003 Educational Development and Reforms of China: Uniqueness, Universals
    and Cooperation, Proceedings of the Learning Conference 2000.
    Some Considerations on the Approaches Leading to the World-class University, Tsinghua Journal of Education, No. 3, 2003.
    On Conservatism of the University, Comparative Education Review, No. 3, 2003.
    Lightening School Children’s Workload: an Eternal Theme of School Reform in China, Nagoya Journal of Education and Human Development, No. 2, 2003.
    2004 Between Innovation and Conservation----the Experience of Stanford University Marching towards a World-class University, Peking University Review, No. 3, 2004.
    For the Nation’s Future: An Urgent Need for Moral Education Reform in China, Bulletin of Research Center for School Education, Naruto University of Education, No. 19, 2004.
    2005 On the President’s Wisdom in the Development of the University, Tsinghua Journal of Education, No. 1, 2005.
    Reforming the Selection System of the University President, Scientific Chinese, No. 5, 2005.
    University Crisis ---- the Problem University Has to Face, Exploration and Free Views, No. 3, 2005
    2007 A Cultural Analysis of Tension between Academic Power and Administrative Power in Universities, Peking University Education Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2007
    On Missions of Comparative Education, Comparative Education Review, Vol. 28, No. 3, 2007
    2008 A Critical Analysis of Research Universities in the USA, Tsinghua Journal of Education, No. 1, 2008
    University Ranking: Problems and Suggestions, Comparative Education review, Vol. 30, No. 10, 2008.
    Expanding the Higher Education System and Building World-Class Universities: China’s response to Globalization and the Knowledge Economy, European Educational Research Journal, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2008