President, Deputy Secretary of CPC Party Committee
Prof. Yi Zhongyi, member of CPC (Communist Party of China), supervisor of MSc and Ph.D. students. He was granted his bachelor degree and Ph. D from Nanjing Agricultural University in 1986 and 2000 respectively.
He has long been engaged in the management and research of agricultural engineering and economics. He has led or participated in 50 projects under National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (863 Program), National Key Technology R&D Program, Introduction of International Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology Program (948 Program), Public Welfare and Industry Special Fund Project of the Ministry of Agriculture, etc.. He has published more than 10 books and 60 articles in academic periodicals. In recent years, he won a number of awards, including 1 National Invention Award (Second Class), 1 first-class and 5 second-class awards of the provincial level.
He is the member of the strategic advisory group of modern agriculture equipment (Ministry of Agriculture, P. R. China) and group leader of regional planning and technology integration expert group. He is elected vice chairman of China Agricultural Mechanization Association, executive member of the academic committee of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) and vice chairman of Jiangsu Association of Agricultural Engineering. He is also vice chairperson of Jiangsu Tennis Association and Jiangsu Badminton Association.