The Research Center of Informatization of Regional Public Administration, was founded in November 2011 as one of the key research bases of philosophy and social sciences of Sichuan Province, approved jointly by Sichuan Provincial Federation of Social Science and Sichuan Provincial Department of Education. The research center is now attached to the School of Politics and Public Administration of UESTC.
The research center brings together the professional and part-time researchers from within and outside the school. 20 out of the39 teacher of the center have senior titles, while 27 have doctorate degrees, forming a rational structure, strong research andstable research team. The research team has project commitment to the National Natural Science Fund, the National Social Science Fund, the Ministry of Education Humanities and Social Science projects, Philosophy and Social Science projects in Sichuan Province, and 74 other vertical projects. It also has more than 200 horizontal projects, published journal papers and close to 800 conference papers. The center has greater influence within the Sichuan Province and the country at large.
The establishment and construction of the research center aims to further integrate the province-wide researchers and to providean integrated academic platform that would promote further research works within the field. It is also committed to rise to become a national well-known research base with strong support grounded in electronic science and technology electronic information field of UESTC in quest to be a humanities and social sciences research base for philosophy and social science research of Sichuan Province to create a new brand.
Dr. Zhang Jianyu