Wang Hongzhou was born in February 1974 in Jining, Shandong Province. He is an associate professor with a master’s degree in economics. He took his first job in August 1996 and now is the executive vice chairman of the University Council of ECNU.

Education & Work Experience

Wang received his bachelor’s Degree in chemistry at Fudan University in July 1996. He began to pursue further studies in September 2000 while working at Fudan University. In August 2003, he obtained a master’s degree in economics at the Institute of World Economy Fudan University.  

In August 1996, Wang started to work in Fudan University, where he successively held the posts of deputy secretary of the CPC Committee of the School of Information Science and Technology, vice head of the Student Affairs Department of Fudan University, and secretary of Fudan University Communist Youth League. From August 2006 to December 2010, he assumed offices as vice chief of the Publicity Department of the Shanghai Municipal Science and Technology Education Commission, head of Morality Education Department of the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, and office administrator of the CPC Committee of the Shanghai Municipal Education and Health Committee. In December 2010, he was appointed vice president of Shanghai Finance University, and promoted to be vice head of Xuhui District, Shanghai in September 2013. He became a member of the Standing Committee of the Pudong New District CPC Committee in September 2016 and took charge of the district’s Publicity Department. He has been executive vice chairman of the University Council of ECNU since January 2019.