East China Normal University (ECNU), Shanghai, China
East China Normal University (ECNU) is a public university located in Shanghai. Founded in 1951, ECNU was the first national university dedicated to teacher education of the People's Republic of China, as suggested in the name "Normal", that later evolved into a comprehensive research university. ECNU is now organized into more than 22 schools, colleges, and institutes, located in two campuses throughout Minhang and Putuo. In 2011/ 12 the university had 15,799 undergraduate and 8,160 graduate and professional students, as well as 3,000 international students and 4,151 faculty members. ECNU is often considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in China. Sponsored by the national program "Project 211" and "Project 985", the university is a staunch force in the nation's research and innovation, and is reputed to be the "Columbia of the East".
Prof. Dr. Laike Yang
|Address:||East China Normal University
School of Finance and Statistics
North Zhongshan Rd. 3663
|Major research focus:||International Trade and environment|