Liu, Binjie
Professor & Senior Economist
Chairman and Dean of TSJC

[Research Interests]
Scientific Epistemology, Micro-economics, Journalism and Communication, Cultural Sociology

[Biography]
Professor Liu Binjie was born in 1948 in Changwu, Shaanxi Province. He earned his master degree in 1981 after he graduated successively from the Institute of Foreign Studies, Beijing Normal University and the Department of Philosophy, Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

1968-1978  Working as team leader and section chief of Baiyin Nonferrous Metals Company; workshop secretary and factory & mine political department director of the third smelting plant of the Baiyin Nonferrous Metals Company; party standing committee member and deputy director of the revolutionary committee of Huitong Mines of the Baiyin Nonferrous Metals Company

1981-1985  Division chief and deputy minister of the Publicity Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Youth League of China

1985-1990  Member of the standing committee and minister of the publicity department of the Central Committee of the Communist Youth League

1990-1994  Member of the standing committee of the Central Committee of the Communist Youth League; deputy secretary-general of the All-China Youth Federation; general manager, party committee secretary and Administrative Committee director of the Chinese side of the International Youth Exchange Center and Sino-Japanese Youth Exchange Center; chairman of 21st Century Industrial Group; president and editor-in-chief of 21st Century Magazine (During the period from 1981 to 1994, Professor Liu also conducted research and studies in marketing and economic management in Japan, Singapore and other countries.)

1994-1995  Director of the leading group for publicity through newspapers and periodicals, the United Front Work Department of CPC Central Committee; deputy secretary of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce

1995-1999  Member of the Party Group of Sichuan Provincial People's Government; assistant to Governor of Sichuan Province; secretary-general of Sichuan Provincial People's Government; secretary of the General Office's Party Group of Sichuan Provincial People's Government

1999-2002  Member of the Standing Committee of Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China; secretary-general of Sichuan Provincial People's Government; deputy director of the Committee for Spiritual Civilization Construction of Sichuan Provincial Committee of CPC; minister of the Publicity Department of Sichuan Provincial Committee of CPC

2002-2007  Member, deputy secretary and deputy administrator of the Party Group of the Press and Publication Administration of the People's Republic of China

2007-2013  Party group secretary and director of the Press and Publication Administration of the People's Republic of China and director-general of the State Copyright Bureau

2013-  Member of the 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee; chairman of the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee

[Social positions]
Board chairman of the Publishers Association of China
Chairman of the Chinese Public Relations Association
Professor, Beijing Normal University, Nanjing University, Wuhan University, Communication University of China, Shanghai University of Technology and other universities in China

[Publications]
"On Modern National Quality," "The Banner of Human Progress," "Cultural Power Theory," "Interpretation on WTO Protocol," "China's Diplomatic Philosophy," "On the Reform of Cultural System" and other treatises.
Multi-volume series including "Bright Chinese Civilization," "Extraterritorial Chinese Works," "Chinese Publishers," "Famous Chinese Reporters" and "Glorious Progress" have been issued under Professor Liu's general editorship.