On March 13th, 2020, Dr. Jiang Zhiying was appointed as the Chair of Jilin University council.
Dr. Jiang Zhiying was born in March 1961. He began his first job at Jilin University in July 1984. He holds a Doctor of philosophy Degree from Jilin University.
Prior to this appointment, Dr. Jiang Zhiying worked as a standing committee member of CPC Jilin Provincial Committee and the Secretary General of CPC Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture Committee from July 2017 to March 2020.
From May 2016 to May 2017, he was a standing committee member and later, the Director General of CPC Jilin Provincial Department of United Front Work. Dr. Jiang served as the Deputy Secretary General of CPC Changchun Municipal Committee, and the Mayor of Changchun City, Jilin Province from December 2011 to May 2016. From April 2009 to December 2011, Dr. Jiang served as Secretary General of CPC Baicheng Municipal Committee, Jilin Province. From May 1995 to April 2009, Dr. Jiang held a series of senior management positions successively in Changchun.
From July 1984 to May 1995, he served as chair of the Youth League of Department of Philosophy, Deputy Chair and then Chair of the University Youth League, and then Director of Publicity Office, Jilin University.