Wang Jiayi, a native of Ningxia Autonomous Region, was born on December 5, 1965. He holds a PhD degree and is a professor and doctoral advisor. He is also a National Education Supervisor, a member of the Expert Working Committee on the National Basic Education Curriculum Reform, a member of the National Teacher Education Committee and an expert of the National Committee on the Establishment and Appraisal of Institutions of Higher Education.
Dr. Wang’s academic research mainly covers curriculum and pedagogy, rural education, higher education management, and the educational development in ethnic areas in Northwest China.
He is the winner of the Young Teachers Fund of the Fok Ying Tong Education Foundation and the Excellent Young Teachers Fund of the Ministry of Education. He is also a recipient of the State Council Special Allowance.