Hu Jinbo, a native of Jiangsu was born in January 1960. He is professor with a PhD degree in management. Dr. Hu is vice secretary of the Education Work Committee in Jiangsu under Jiangsu Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), and deputy director general of Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education. He is a recipient of the State Council Special Allowance.
He was the research director of nine key research projects of provincial and ministerial level, and published over 50 papers. Dr. Hu is also a vice chairman of the Federation of University Sports of China and the Society for Dialectics of Nature in Jiangsu, and chairman of Jiangsu Society of Political Education in Colleges and Universities.