Yu Shengquan is a professor and doctoral supervisor of Beijing Normal University, president of the university’s School of Educational Technology, deputy director of E-learning and Educational Public Service Engineering Centre of the Ministry of Education, and director of Knowledge Media Laboratory, Beijing Normal University. He is one of the candidates included in the support plan of the new century excellent talents of the Ministry of Education.

His major research is directed towards the design and sharing of U-learning resources, information technology and curriculum integration, design and teaching applications of online learning platforms, theory and practice of regional education digitization, education information ecology, educational technology standards, and knowledge media.