Dr. Yang Zhijian is President of the Open University of China (OUC, former China Central Radio and TV University) and chief OUC executive in charge of the Information Technology Department and the Learning Resources Department (Library). Dr. Yang is also Chairman of the OUC Quality Assurance Committee.




Li Ling is OUC Vice President and Party secretary in charge of Party affairs, the President’s Office, the Human Resources Department, the Department of News and Public Information, and the Teacher Development Centre.




Yan Bing is OUC Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of Distance Education in China. Yan presides over the teaching departments, the OUC Experimental School, and the Academic Affairs Department (Admissions Office and Testing Centre). He is commissioner of the OUC Degree Evaluation Committee and the Director of the Ministry of Education’s (MOE) Vocational Education Steering Committee Office, also in addition to serving as dean of the China TV Teachers College and the OUC School for the Disabled.




Li Linshu is OUC Vice President and a professor. He presides over the Department of Business Development and Educational Cooperation, the Learner Support Centre, the Teaching Evaluation Office, and the Credit Bank Management Office. He currently acts as Director of the Credit Bank Management Office. Li participates in the Coordinating Group for Modern Distance Education within Higher Education Institutions in China. 




Zhang Shaogang is OUC Deputy Party Secretary and Secretary of the Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China (CPC). He is also an OUC researcher. Zhang is in charge of the OUC Commission for Discipline Inspection of the CPC, the International Cooperation and Exchange Department, the Chinese Language Centre, the OUC Secondary Technical School, and the MOE Research and Training Centre for Community Education. Zhang is Chairman of the OUC Academic Committee, Director of the MOE Research and Training Centre, and Principal of the OUC Secondary Technical School.



Liu Chen is OUC Vice President and a professor. He presides over the Department of External Education and Professional Training, the School of Vocational Education and Training, the Labour Union, the Retirement Office, the Finance and Asset Management Department, the Logistics Centre, the Asset Business Management Company, and the OUC Press and Media Group.