Professors Fang Qing and Sun Yongqiang Were Chosen in the Third Batch of China’s Ten Thousand Talents Plan
2018-04-23 14:54:52

The General Office of the Organization Department of the Communist Party of China recently issued the Notice of Third Batch Recruitment of China’s Ten Thousand Talents Plan, in which Professor Fang Qing, the leading professional in philosophy and social sciences and Professor Sun Yongqiang, a top-notch young talent were selected.

It is said that the recruitment list of the third batch of China’s Ten Thousand Talents Plan includes 1635 five-type talents of two levels in total, including 720 leading scientific & technological innovative talents, 367 leading scientific & technological pioneering talents, 215 leading talents of philosophy and social sciences, 195 prominent teachers. The leading scientific & technological innovative and pioneering talents are chosen among the candidates of Innovative Talent Promotion Plan, while the leading talents of philosophy and social sciences are selected from the candidates of the Eminent Cultural Artist Project and Four Batches of Talent Project. 16 persons from Wuhan University were chosen including 7 leading scientific & technological innovative talents, 3 leading talents of philosophy and social sciences, 2 prominent teachers, 4 young top-notch talents, and the total number ranks 8th nationwide.

As a long-term and high-level talent support plan, China’s Ten Thousand Talents Plan covers a wide range and many departments, which was established by 11 ministries and commissions including the Organization Department of the Central Committee of the CPC and the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, and launched in September, 2012. It is set for nationwide eminent talents, leading talents and young top-notch talents of natural sciences, engineering technology, philosophy and social sciences, and provides special assistance for them, aiming to faster the training of high-level innovative and pioneering talents who can provide solid support for constructing the innovative country.