Resume of Chen Jining
Vice Mayor and Acting Mayor Mr. Chen Jining
Mr. Chen Jining, born in Lishu County Jilin Province, in February 1964, of the Han Nationality, joined the Communist Party of China in June 1984, and began his career in April 1998. He is a doctor of engineering, professor, and obtained his doctorate in civil and environmental engineering from the Imperial College London. He is currently Deputy Secretary of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, Vice Mayor and Acting Mayor of Beijing Municipality, Secretary of the Party Leadership Group of the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, Deputy Secretary of the Party Leadership Group of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympics Winter Games, and Member of the Central Commission for Guiding Cultural and Ethical Progress.
The previous leadership positions he held include Deputy Dean and Dean, at the Department of Environmental Science and Environmental Engineering, Tsinghua University; Vice President, Executive Vice President (director-general level) and President (vice-ministerial level), Tsinghua University; Minister and Secretary of the Party Leadership Group, Ministry of Environmental Protection.