|Zhao Wei Li, Yu Ye, and Hu Cheng are selected in the 2015 annual " Yangtse River Scholar Bonus Scheme"|
On April 20th 2015, the ministry of education released the 2015 annual “ Yangtse River Scholar Bonus Scheme”, included in the list of candidates nominated by school, communication review, meeting reply, candidate of the public, committee for examination and review procedures. It includes signing employment contract. Professor Zhao Wei Li from Rui jin Hospital affiliated to shanghai jiao tong university school of medicine was elected as Yangtze river distinguished professor, professor Yu Ye from basic medical college, researcher Hu Cheng from the shanghai sixth people‘s hospital affiliated to shanghai jiao tong university school of medicine were elected for young scholars of the Yangtze river, 2015. And it is also the first year of project implementation for young scholars.
“ Yangtse River Scholar Bonus Scheme” is organized by the ministry of education of the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong li ka shing foundation to improve the academic status of institutions of higher learning in China, and the revitalization of China‘s higher education. In 1998, they set up co-financing special high-level personnel plan. The plan will include a distinguished professor position system and the Yangtze river scholar achievement award as two major contents. To implement the “national medium and long-term education reform and development plan outline (2010-2020)” and “national medium and long-term talent development plan outline (2010-2020)”, the ministry of education from 2015 has started new “Yangtse River Scholar Bonus Scheme” - distinguished professor program which is faced to the nation, and professor project for western China and northeast China, and project key support for young scholars of colleges and universities at home and abroad to develop the introduction on the academic rising, and strong innovation ability. The development potential is great, abided by the academic ethics and professional ethics of teachers who are excellent young academic leaders, for they “sit still, drilled into and research the depth” and fight hard tp create conditions to nurture them to become excellent comprehensive quality comprehensive discipline leaders.
So far, a total of 17 Yangtze river distinguished professors, eight Yangtze river guest professors, and two young scholars of the Yangtze river have been selected from Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine.