Guangzhou University has placed discipline construction as its top priority. Starting from adjusting discipline structure and consolidating academic research teams, it is building academic platforms, which will promote the development of applied, emerging and cross-discipline research that meets the demand of the economic and social development of Guangdong Province and the city of Guangzhou. The University is also seizing opportunities to apply for degree programs so that the academic construction will achieve leap-forward development.
Guangzhou University enjoys an appropriate faculty composite with academic excellence.
The total number of current staff and faculty is 2388.
The total number of faculty and research fellows is 1480.
The total number of faculty with a senior academic title is 1050.
The average age of the faculty and research fellows is 42.
Academician of Chinese Academy of Science 2
Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering 1
Honorary Member of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences 1
Young Experts with Distinguished Contribution to the Country 2
Distinguished Young Scholar with National Natural Science Funds 2
Distinguished Young Scholar with National Funds 1
Member of Teaching Advisory Board for Institution of Higher-Education in China 10
Member of the “National Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talents Project” 4
Member of the sixth Batch of the National “1000 Talents Program” 1
Member of New Century Talent Support Scheme of the Ministry of Education 8
Former member of Degree Program Evaluation Committee of the State Council 2
National (University) Distinguished Teacher 1
National Excellent Teacher 3
National Model Teacher 2
Enjoys Government Special Allowance Provided by the State Council 30
Guangzhou University has been persistent in “carrying out academic research as its core”, and has established a comprehensive incentive system for academic research, consolidating academic research teams and forming academic research platforms, the result is the research capability being significantly strengthened and the overall academic strength being improved rapidly.
Funding for Academic Research (2015)
Figures and facts (2015)
Scientific Research Projects More than 1000 Projects
“973” Projects 2 Projects
“863” Projects 1 Projects
Key Projects of Humanities and Social Sciences 1 Projects
National Projects of Natural Sciences 248 Projects
National Projects of Social Sciences 80 Projects
Funding for Scientific Research 390 Million RMB
Awards of Scientific Research Achievement 285 Projects
The Second Prize of National Scientific Progress Awards 4 Projects
Innovation Team Awarded by the Ministry of Education 2 Projects
Innovation Synergy Center of Human Rights 1 Projects
Provincial and National Cultivation and Planning Projects of 2011 Innovation Synergy Center
Innovation Synergy Center of Guangdong Province 1 Projects
InnovativeDevelopment Synergy Center 27 Projects
Major Achievement Project of University-Local Government Innovation Synergy Alliance in Guangzhou