Mr. Jiao is a professor and doctoral supervisor in the School of Mechanical Engineering of Beijing Institute of Technology. He is a National Teaching Master as well as chief editor and lecturer for the Computer Produced Drawing course at Central Radio and Television University. In 1987, he graduated from Beijing Institute of Technology as a postgraduate student and has remained at his alma mater as a teacher. From January 1994 to January 1995, he studied at Aalborg University, Denmark. He was a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley from November 2004 to January 2005. He was promoted to associate professor in 1994 and then professor in 1998. He is currently deputy director of the Engineering Graphics Teaching Steering Committee of the Ministry of Education; standing director of China Engineering Graphics Society; director of the Graphics Education Branch; and vice president of Beijing Engineering Graphics Society. He is engaged in the teaching and researching of Engineering Graphics, Computer Graphics and Mechanical CAD.
In recent years, he has taken on four educational reform projects from the Ministry of Education and three from the Beijing Municipality. He has published more than 30 academic papers and 11 monographs. He was awarded second prize for Education Teaching Achievements by Beijing Municipality on two occasions, the prize for Best Teaching Results from Beijing Institute of Technology, and first prize for Classroom Observation from Beijing Institute of Technology. He was responsible for the Engineering Graphics Teaching and Research Office, which was named an Experimental Teaching Base for Engineering Graphics by the Ministry of Education; he was also responsible for the Engineering Drawing Course, which was named an Outstanding Course of Beijing in 2003 and a National Outstanding Course in 2004. He was selected as a top ten Outstanding Teacher of Beijing Institute of Technology on two occasions. He won the Beijing Teaching Masters Award in 2006 and the Fourth National Teaching Masters Award in 2008.
Professor Jiao Yonghe is a diligent scholar, a devoted teacher and an ambitious pragmatist. He remains dedicated to integrated teaching reform and continues to improve his teaching capacity. He has established a profound relationship with his co-workers during his working experience at the CCRTVU.