The Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee recently released the name list of the second batch of people selected in the “Ten Thousand Talents Program”, among whom are Professor Ma Chunhong, Professor Zhang Jian, and Professor Chen Baoquan from SDU selected as leading talents in science and technology of the second batch, Professor Fang Hui, Professor He Zhonghua and Professor Du Zexun from SDU included as leading figures in philosophy and social science of the second batch, and Professor Yu Liangchun from SDU who was in the list of the second batch of excellent teachers.
“Ten Thousand Talents Program” is a major national talent project directed to high-caliber personnel cultivation. It is under the unified leadership of the Talent Work Coordination Group of Central Committee with full organization and participation of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee, Publicity Department of the Community Party of China, Ministry of Education of China, Ministry of Science and Technology of China, Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of China and other departments. The overall goal is to select about ten thousand high-caliber talents within ten years with pioneering expertise and great team building skills representing the top level of the state in such areas as natural science, engineering technology, philosophy and social science and higher education, etc., especially those young and middle-aged with strong innovation ability and development potential.
The “Ten Thousand Talent Program” is a talent program implemented in parallel with the “One Thousand Talent Program” for introducing overseas high-caliber personnel. The central government would offer significant financial support to individuals through coordinating the funds of major talent projects, the national science and technology programs and other relevant funds. The government will also fund the talents according to their specific research needs and support them to conduct explorative and original researches.
Translated by: Lang Cuicui
Edited by: Cuicui