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Zaijian Qian Professor

Research Interests: 
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Political Sociology
Bio: 

General Information:

--Professor and Director, Research Center for Local Government and Governance Innovation (LGGI), School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University

--Dean, Honors College, Nanjing Normal University

 

Contact Address: No.1, Wenyuan Rd., Xianlin Campus, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, P.R. of China

Campus Mail Code: 210023

Office: Xuehai Building 311

Phone: 13851579058 / 025-83591043

E-mail: 01035@njnu.edu.cn

czjqian@yahoo.com

czjsen@aol.com

Office hours: Workdays / By arrangement

 

Academic Training:

Department of Philosophy, Nanjing University, B. A. Philosophy, July 1987.

Department of Sociology, Nanjing University, Ph. D. Sociology, September 2004.

--Title of Dissertation: A Study On Vulnerable Groups in Unemployment and the Social Support to Them

Department of Social Studies, Aichi University of Education, Japan, Visiting Scholar, Oct. 2003- Sept. 2004.

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Visiting Scholar, June- July 2009.

Purdue University, Visiting Scholar, Jan.- Aug. 2011.

The University of Wisconsin, Madison, Visiting Scholar, Sept. 2011- Jan. 2012.

 

Academic & Administrative Positions:

Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Nanjing Normal University, Jul.1987-Mar. 2000.

Lecturer, Vice Chair, Department of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Mar. 2000-Jun. 2002.

Associate Professor, Assistant Dean, School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Jun. 2002- Sept. 2003.

Associate Professor, Director, Institute of Public Policy & Management, School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Oct. 2004-May 2005.

Professor, Associate Dean, Institute of Public Policy & Management, School of Public Administration; Director, College of Teacher Education, Nanjing Normal University, Jun. 2006-Mar. 2007.

Professor, Director, Institute of Public Policy & Management, School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University; Chair of Basic Studies, Suqian College, Mar. 2007- Mar. 2010.

Professor, Associate Dean, School of Public Administration; Director, Institute of Public Policy & Management, Nanjing Normal University, Mar. 2010-Dec. 2013. Institute

Professor, Director, Research Center for Local Government and Governance Innovation (LGGI), School of Public Administration; Dean, Honors College, Nanjing Normal University, commencing Dec. 2013.

 

Other Academic & Social Positions:

Member, Jiangsu Society of Sociology, commencing 1987

Member, Jiangsu Society of Public Administration, commencing 1988

Member, Jiangsu Society of Political Science, commencing 2000

Member, Chinese Public Administration Society, commencing 2001

Councilor, Chinese Society of Public Policy, commencing 2002

Standing Councilor, Jiangsu Society of Political Science, commencing 2017

Member, Jiangsu Provincial Committee of the Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference, commencing 2013

Editorial Board Member, 2018-, Journal of United Front Science, Chongqing Institute of Socialism

 

Conferences & Advanced Studies:

January 8-10, 2015, 2015 International Conference of Asian Association for Public Administration (AAPA), Xi’an, China, Presenter, Chair.

27th Oct.-30th Oct., 2014, The Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) 2014 International Conference, Perth, Australia, Presenter.

27th Sep.-28th Sep., 2014, International Conference on Anti-Corruption and Clean Government Culture Tainan, Taiwan, Presenter, Chair.

27-29 August, 2014, The Asian Group of Public Administration (AGPA), Jakarta, Indonesia, Presenter.

Apr. 3rd - Apr. 6th, 2014, 72nd Annual MPSA conference, Chicago, IL, Presenter, Chair.

Mar. 31st - Apr. 3rd, 2011, 69th Annual MPSA conference, Chicago, IL, Presenter.

Jun. 14th – Jun. 17th, 2010, 5th Sino- American International Conference on Public Management , Xiamen University, Presented a paper on China’s E-Government.

Jun. 13th –Jul. 25th, 2009, IASACT 2009, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Presented a paper on China’s Religious Policy.

Nov. 16-18, 2008, 23rd Meeting of Dean of Schools of Political Science and Public Administration at the Key Universities of China, Suzhou University, Participated in the discussions.

Oct. 25-27, 2008, Annual Meeting of Public Policy, Chinese Society of Public Policy, Participated in the discussions.

Oct. 20-21, 2008, 3rd Global Public Policy Network Conference, Peking University, Participant

Apr.1-29, 20008, Advanced Seminar in Social Sciences, The Party School of CPC of Jiangsu Province, Participated in the discussions and presented a report; Monitor of the Class.

Sep. 17-26, 2006, Advanced Seminar For Democratic Party Leaders, Jiangsu Institute of Socialism, Participated in the discussions and presented a report; Main Speaker.

Oct. 24-27, 2005, International Forum on Teacher Education, East-China Normal University, Participated in the discussions.

Oct. 24-26, 2004, 20th Meeting of Dean of Schools of Political Science and Public Administration at the Key Universities of China, Zhejiang University, Participated in the discussions.

Nov. 21-24, 2002, Asian Christian Faculty Fellowship Conference, Payap University, Qiang Mai, Thailand, Participated in the discussions and presented a report.

Aug. 15-17, 2002, National Conference on MPA Teaching Programs, University of International Business and Economics, Presented a report.

Jul. 19-21, 2002, 18th Meeting of Dean of Schools of Political Science and Public Administration at the Key Universities of China, Zhengzhou University, Participated in the discussions.

Jun. 18-20, 2002, 1st Sino- American International Conference on Public Management , Ranmin University of China, Participated in the discussions and presented a paper.

Oct. 17-19, 2001, 17th Meeting of Dean of Schools of Political Science and Public Administration at the Key Universities of China, Nankai University, Participated in the discussions.

Nov. 16-18, 2000, Annual Meeting of Chinese Society of Public Policy, Suzhou, China, Presented a paper and Participated in the discussions.

 

Research projects:

A Study on Democratic Supervision of Democratic Parties, Jiangsu Fund of Social Sciences, 2017

A Study on the Institutionalized Route of Participation in Public Policy-making for the New Think Tanks in Jiangsu Province, Jiangsu Federation of Social Science Associations, 2015

A Study on the Openness of Public Power Operation, National Fund of Social Sciences, 2013-2018

Application of the Resources of Basic Education in China, Ministry of Education, 2008-2010

Liberal Arts Course of Policy Science, University Fund for Liberal Arts Courses, 2008-2010

Bilingual Course of Public Policy Analysis, University Fund for Bilingual Courses, 2008-2010

Japan’s Active Policy of College Graduates Employment Promotion, University Fund for Scholars with the Background of Overseas Studies, 2007-2008

Western Theories on Consumer Society in the 20th Century, National Fund of Social Sciences 2005-2007

Socialist Political Civilization and the Supervision of Power, National Fund of Social Sciences, 2005-2007

A Study on the Key Public Policies in the Transition Period, Fund of the Chinese Association of Public Administration, 2001-2003

A Study on Jiangsu Township-level Institutional Reform, National Fund of Social Sciences, 2001-2003

A Study on Jiangsu Vulnerable Groups in Unemployment and the Social Support to them, Jiangsu Fund of Social Sciences, 2001-2003

Economic Ethics and the Modernization of Economic Institutions, National Fund of Social Sciences, 2000-2002

The Rational Spirit and the Modernization of China, Ministry of Education, 1998-2001

Traditional Chinese Culture and The Reform of Market Economy, Ministry of Education, 1995-1997

 

Awards & Honors:

Jiangsu Provincial Prize for A Study On Vulnerable Groups in Unemployment and the Social Support to Them(Nanjing Normal University Press. 2006), Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education, Sep. 2008

University Prize for Excellent Teaching, Nanjing Normal University, Sep. 2006

Jiangsu Provincial Prize for Excellent and key Teacher, Jiangsu Provincial Government, 2005

University Prize for Excellent Teacher, Nanjing Normal University, 2003

Jiangsu Provincial Prize for Excellent Book: The Call of Rationality (Shanghai: Shanghai People’s Press). 2001, Jiangsu Provincial Government, 2003

University Prize for Excellent Teaching, Nanjing Normal University, Mar. 2002

National Prize for Excellent Article: The Rationality and Irrationality of the Bureaucratic Organizations ——Concurrent on the Rationalization Trend of the Reform of Organizational Systems in China. (Nanchang: Truth Seeking). No. 3, 2001, Personnel Ministry of China, Dec. 2001

University Prize for Excellent Teaching, Nanjing Normal University, Mar. 2001

University Prize for Excellent Teaching, Nanjing Normal University, May 1991

Honors for English Study, Department of Philosophy, Nanjing University, Nov. 1985

Honors for Excellent Students Leqiao Senior Middle School, Lujiang, Anhui Province, Dec. 1982

 

Publications:

Books & Book Chapters:

A Study on Policy Process Based on the Perspective of Public Power. Nanjing: Nanjing Normal University Press. 2013

Modern Public Policy. Nanjing: Nanjing Normal University Press. 2007

A Study On Vulnerable Groups in Unemployment and the Social Support to Them. Nanjing: Nanjing Normal University Press. 2006

Qian Zaijian(Chief Editor), Public Policy. Shanghai: East China Normal University Press. 2006

“Administrative Decision-making”. Chapter 7 in Public Administration. Shanghai: East China Normal University Press. 2006

Public Policy Implementation: Barriers and Solutions (with Taijun Jin, Fanghua Zhang). Guangzhou: Guangdong People’s Press. 2005

Major and Important Policy Cases: Analysis and Reflections (with Kangsheng Fu, Wenbin Yang). Guangzhou: Guangdong People’s Press. 2005

“The Writing of Social Investigation Report”. Chapter 13 in Modern Social Research Methods. Shanghai: Shanghai People’s Press. 2003

Chinese Civil Servant System (with Hui Chen, Fanghua Zhang, Xueqin Li). Guangzhou: Guangdong People’s Press. 2002

The Call of Rationality (with Zengji Wu, Zhicang Zhang, Hong Gao). Shanghai: Shanghai People’s Press. 2001

“The Modernization of China from 1949 to 1978”. Chapter 7 in Thirty Years of Winding in China’s Modernization. Nanjing: Nanjing Press. 1998

“The Writing of Social Investigation Report”. Chapter 12 in Modern Social Research Methods. Shanghai : Shanghai People’s Press. 1998

“Society and Its Basic Elements”. Chapter 3 in Modern Sociology. Shanghai: Shanghai People’s Press. 1996

“People’s Life and Social Security”. Chapter 18 in Taixing Investigation. Beijing: China Encyclopaedia Press. 1992

“Public Relations in Tourism”. Chapter 3 in Public Relations—Management of Organizations. Nanjing: Nanjing University Press. 1990

“Statistic Charts and Statistic Graphs”. Chapter 14 in Social Research Methods. Lanzhou: Lanzhou University Press. 1990

“Social Role”, “Social Behavior & Social Control” and “Social Security”. Chapter 3, 9 and 11 in General Sociology. Nanjing: Nanjing University Press. 1990

 

Journal Articles:

A Study on the Political Authority and It’s Realization Route from the Perspective of Modernization of State Governance (1st author). Administrative Tribune. No.3, 2018.

A Study on the Core Capacities of New Think Tank and the Innovative Approaches for It’s Optimization. Jianghai Academic Journal. No.1, 2017.

A Study on the Public Power Logic and Route of Policy Termination——Theoretical Analysis from the Perspective of Governance. Tribune of Study. No.4, 2017.

Gross-roots Deliberative Democracy: The Formation Mechanism, Difficulties of growth and the Way of Development——A Case Study of “Democratic Consultation” in Wenling of Zhejiang Province (1st author). Observation and Ponderation. No.7, 2017.

A Study on the Subject Consciousness of Democratic Supervision of Democratic Parties. Journal of United Front Science. No.6, 2017.

A Study on the Institutionalized Route of Participation in Public Policymaking for the New Think Tanks: From the Perspective of Public Power. Think Tank Theory & Practice. No.1, 2016.

A Study on Deliberative Approaches for Optimizing Public Decision-making in the Process of New Urbanization(1st author). Theoretical Investigation. No.2, 2016.

A Study on Deliberative Approaches for the Open Operation of Power. Probe. No.5, 2016.

A Study of the Open Operation of Power under the Rule of Law. Academic Journal of Jinyang. No.6, 2016.

Toward “ Visible Government”——Study on Approaches for the Open Operation of Budgetary Power in the State Governance. Tribune of Study. No.9, 2016.

A Study on Optimization of Information System of Public Policy in Construction of Electronic Government. Journal of Wuhan University of Science and Technology(Social Science Edition). No.3, 2016.

A Study on United Front and New Think Tank with Chinese Characteristics in the System of State Governance. Journal of Chongqing Institute of Socialism. No.3, 2016.

A Study on Public Policy-making and Deliberative Democracy——From the Perspective of Institutionalized Construction and “Whole Process”. Unity. No.3, 2016.

Study on the Public Accountability Dilemma in National Governance System -- A Perspective of the Openness of Public Power Operation. Tianjin: Journal of Tianjin Administration Institute. No. 2, 2015.

From Street-Level Bureaucrat to Public Servant: A Study on the Construction of Grassroots Service-Oriented Government in Political Sociology——With the Perspective of Open Operation of Power (1st author). Guiyang: Journal of Guizhou Minzu University. No. 1, 2015.

A Study on the Path Selection for the Open Operation of Government Administrative Power in the State Integrity System Construction——An Analysis based on the Perspective of Governance Theory (2nd author). Academics. No. 10, 2014.

A Study on the Public Organizational Approach to the Open Operation of Public Administrative Power. Nanjing: Jianghai Academic Journal. No. 5, 2014.

The Policy Instruments in Public Crisis Governance: Classification, Selection and Application (2nd author). Beijing: Chinese Public Administration. No. 5, 2013.

A Study of Modern China’s Civilian Think Tanks and Their Paths to Achieve Functioning--An Analysis based on the Perspective of State-Society Relationships. Administration Tribune. No.5, 2013.

On Policy Problem Structuring in Multi-dimensional Theoretical Perspectives. Academics. No. 6, 2013.

The Transformation of Government Functions in the Process of New Urbanization -- An Analysis Based on the Perspective of Space and Power. Journal of Zhejiang Provincial Party School. No. 5, 2013

On the Intrinsic Conflict of Japanese Political Culture and Its Social Psychological Roots (2nd author). Journal of Nanjing Normal University. No. 5, 2010

On the Formation of Public Policy Conflicts and the Construction of Conflict Resolution Mechanism. Jianghai Academic Journal. No. 4, 2010

On Policy Propaganda and Its Limitations in Policy Implementation--A Theoretical Analysis Based on the Perspective of Policy Instruments. The Journal of Gansu Administration Institute. No.1, 2010

A Study on the Implementation Process of Japan’s Active Employment Promotion Policy for University Graduates (1st author). The Journal of Gansu Administration Institute. No.3, 2009

Japan’s Active Policy of College Graduates Employment Promotion and Its Inspirations (2nd author). Journal of Nanjing University of Technology. No.3, 2009

On the Path-Selection of Effective Implementation of Policy on Compulsory Education of Peasant Workers’ Offspring (1st author). Journal of Nanjing Normal University. No. 2, 2007

Taking Citizens as Basis and Studies on Execution of Public Policy (1st author). Journal of Changchun Communist Party Institute. No.2, 2007.

On Vulnerable Groups in Unemployment and the Construction of Risk Management Mechanism to It from the Perspective of Risk Society (1st author). Journal of Nanjing University of Technology. No. 4, 2006

A Discussion on the Expert Failure in Scientific Decision-Making and the Construction of Responsibility Mechanism for It (1st author). Harbin: Theoretical Investigation. No. 5, 2001. No. 4, 2006

Public Policy-making from the Perspective of a Harmonious Society (2nd author). Xi’an: Journal of Socialist Theory Guide. No. 4, 2006

On the Rupture and Reconstruction of Social Network of Vulnerable Groups of Jobless. Journal of Nanjing Normal University. No. 6, 2005

On Vulnerable Groups in Employment in Contemporary China and the Social Support Policies for Them. Journal of Nanjing University of Technology. No. 3, 2005

On the Properties and the Operational Principles of Public Policy Making System. Journal of Guangdong Administrative College. No. 4, 2005.

The Reform of Social Security System in Japan and Its Enlightenment. China Economist. No.11, 2003.

Analysis on the Activity Properties of Public Decision-Making System and the Risk of Its Decision-Making. Journal of Changchun Communist Party Institute. No.4, 2003.

Weberian Thoughts of Economic Ethics and the Rationalized Reconstruction of Traditional Chinese Morality. Qilu Journal. No.4, 2003

On the Basic Principles in the Construction of China’s Security System of Civil Servant and the Countermeasures in Implementation. Administration Tribune. No.1, 2003

A Summary of the Study on Some Problems about the Vulnerable Groups in Contemporary Chinese Society. Journal of Literature, History and Philosophy. No.1, 2003

Last Ten Years’ Changes in Russia as Seen from the Changes of System. Journal of Nanjing Forestry University (Humanities and Social Sciences Edition) (2nd author). No.2, 2002

On the Problems in China’s Insurance System of Civil Servant and the Countermeasures to Them. Journal of Guangdong Administrative College. No. 6, 2002.

Theoretical Demonstration of the Government’s Responsibilities in the Social Protection of Vulnerable Groups (1st author). Journal of Henan Normal University. No 6, 2002

On Vulnerable Groups in Employment in Contemporary China and the Social Support Countermeasures to Them. Century China. Oct. 25, 2002

On the Network Society and the On-guarding of Its Risks (1st author). Journal of Huaiyin Teachers College. No 6, 2002

On the Political Socialization Mechanism of the Implementer of Public Policies. Truth Seeking. No7, 2002.

On Dong Xiaoping’s Educational Theory and the Modernization of Man (1st author). Changchun: Journal of Changchun Communist Party Institute. No.3, 2002.

China’s Social Weak Group and its Social Support Countermeasures. Nanjing: Jianghai Academic Journal. No. 3, 2002.

The Institutionalized Construction of the Relationship Between Chinese Central and Local government in the New Century (2nd author). Newark, NJ: Chinese Public Administration ReviewU.S.A. Jan./Mar., 2002.

Enlightenment given by new management on reform of local government of our country—on rising of “administrative affair supermarket. Nanchang: Journal of Jiangxi Administrative College. No. 2, 2002.

Exploring Analysis on the Factor of Subject about the “Blocking” Phenomenon in Policy Implementation (1st author). Beijing: Chinese Public Administration. No. 2, 2002.

On the Mechanism of Continuous Socialization of the Adult Education. Harbin: Adult Education. No. 2-3, 2002.

The Strategic Selection of the Urbanization Road of China in the New Century. Beijing: Teaching and Research. No. 11, 2001

Exploring Research about the Deep-level Mechanism that Affects the Subject of Public Policy Implementation. Chengdu: Theory and Reform. No. 5, 2001.

Analysis on the Risk and Countermeasures of Public Policy Implementation. Harbin: Theoretical Investigation. No. 5, 2001.

On the Public Policy Implementers and Their Deviant Behavior in Policy Implementation. Chongqing: Probe. No. 4, 2001.

Exploring Analysis on the Factor of Subject about the “Blocking” Phenomenon in Policy Implementation (1st author). Suzhou: Theory and Practice of Leadership. No. 4, 2001.

Promoting the Scientific Process of Decision-Making, Elevating the Quality of Public Policy-Making. Shenyang: Probing and Decision-Making. No. 8, 2001.

Strengthening the Construction of Leaders’ Ranks. Nanjing: Jiangsu United Front. No. 8, 2001.

On the Modernization of Leaders’ Ranks. Nanjing: Personnel Administration. No.6, 2001.

The Modernization of Man and the Quality Education (1st author). Nanjing: Journal of Jiangsu Education College. No. 5, 2001.

Exploring Research about the Deep-level Mechanism that Affects the Subject of Public Policy Implementation. Nanchang: Journal of Jiangxi Administration College. No. 3, 2001

The Rationality and Irrationality of the Bureaucratic Organizations ——Concurrent on the Rationalization Trend of the Reform of Organizational Systems in China. Nanchang: Truth Seeking. No. 3, 2001

On the Basic Principles of Public Policy Making. Beijing: Chinese Public Administration. No. 2, 2001

The Problem and Enlightenment in the Reform of Russia’s Social Security System (2nd author). Nanjing: Journal of Jiangsu Reform. No. 2, 2001

People’s Modernization and the Modern Transformation of the Chinese Traditional Viewpoint of Value. Social Sciences in Nanjing. No. 12, 2000

Preliminary Research on “Rational Utilitarianism”. Journal of Nanjing Normal University. No. 6, 2000

The Disciplinary Characteristics and the Reform of Classroom Teaching. Journal of Nanjing Normal University. Supplement 2000

The Discussion-style Classroom Teaching and the Fostering of Creation Spirit. Journal of University Administration. No. 6, 2000

The Continuing Socialization and the Adult Education. Journal of Nanjing Normal University. Supplement 2000

Rationalization: the Only Way for the Modernization of China. Jianghai Academic Journal. No. 5, 2000

Seven Big Problems in China’s Social Security System and the Counter-Measures to Them. Journal of Jiangsu Reform. No. 11, 2000

On the Decision-Making Models and the Basic Principles in Public Policy Making. Journal of Xuehai. Supplement 2000

“On the Symbolic Interaction Theory”. Jiangsu Social Sciences. No.4,1989

The Behaviorist Exchange Theory of George Homans’. Sociological Exploration. No.4, 1988