Nanjing Forestry University
Nanjing Forestry University is located at the foot of Zijin Mountain with beautiful scenery and the Bank of Xuanwu Lake. It is a provincial key university jointly built by the central and local governments. It was selected into the national "double first class" construction university list in 2017. Nanjing Forestry University, formerly known as the Forestry Department of Central University (founded in 1902) and Jinling University (founded in 1910), was one of the only three forestry colleges in China at that time. In 1955, the Forestry Department of Huazhong Agricultural University (Wuhan University, Nanchang University and the Forestry Department of Hubei Agricultural University) was merged. In 1972, it was renamed Nanjing Forestry Institute. In 1983, it was renamed Nanjing Forestry University. In 1985, it was renamed Nanjing Forestry University.
Nanjing Forestry University is a multi-disciplinary university with the characteristics of forestry and the advantages of resources, ecology and environment. In the course of more than 100 years of development, it adheres to the party's education policy, puts the improvement of teaching quality and moral education in the first place, and closely centers on the fundamental task of training socialist builders and successors The grand goal of "changing CHIDI into a castle peak" is to continuously deepen the reform of education and teaching, inherit and carry forward the glorious tradition of hard work, and form the school spirit of "unity, simplicity, diligence and enterprising" and the school motto of "honesty, magnificence, trees and people". Graduates are all over the country and are welcomed by employers.
The school actively adapts to the needs of social and economic development, and constantly adjusts and optimizes the professional structure of the college. At present, there are colleges of forestry, materials science and engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical and electronic engineering, civil engineering, economics and management, humanities and Social Sciences, information science and technology, landscape architecture, science, foreign languages, art design, home and industrial design, light industry and food, automobile and Transportation Engineering There are 21 Colleges (departments) including College of biology and environment, Graduate School, College of Continuing Education (College of Applied Technology), College of international education, College of Marxism and Ministry of physical education.
The school has strong academic strength, complete disciplines and distinctive school running characteristics. At present, there are 8 postdoctoral mobile stations, 8 first-class disciplines authorized by doctoral degree, 24 first-class disciplines authorized by master's degree and 18 professional master's degree authorization categories. At present, there are 7 ESI global institutional disciplines, including engineering, plant and animal science, agricultural science, materials science, chemistry, environment and ecology, and biology and biochemistry, ranking top 1%. Forestry engineering is a national first-class discipline, forestry engineering and ecology are two first-class disciplines, and national key disciplines, forest genetics and breeding, forest chemical processing engineering, wood science and technology There are four national key disciplines of secondary disciplines, including forest protection, one National Key Discipline Cultivation point of primary disciplines in Jiangsu Province, five superior disciplines in Jiangsu Universities, nine key disciplines (including cultivation) of State Forestry Administration, and six primary disciplines (including cultivation) of Jiangsu Province. The number of national key disciplines ranks in the forefront of universities in Jiangsu Province. In the fourth round of national discipline evaluation, we have achieved good results in two "a +" (Forestry Engineering, forestry) and one "a -" (Landscape Architecture). The number of a + disciplines ranks first in national forestry universities and Jiangsu provincial universities.
The university enrolls students from all over the country. At present, the university has set up and enrolled 70 undergraduate specialties, including 21 national first-class undergraduate specialty construction points, 6 national characteristic specialty construction points, 10 provincial first-class undergraduate specialty construction points, and 18 provincial brand characteristic specialties. It has one national talent training mode innovation experimental zone, one provincial talent training mode innovation experimental base, one national excellent teaching team and two provincial excellent teaching teams. There are 6 national excellent open courses, 16 national first-class undergraduate courses, 30 provincial excellent courses and course groups, and 23 provincial online open courses. At present, the university has 2 national experimental teaching demonstration centers, 18 provincial experimental teaching demonstration centers and practical education centers, 2 National virtual simulation centers and 1 National off campus practice base for college students. Three "new agricultural research and reform practice projects of the Ministry of education" have been approved, and forestry majors (forestry, landscape architecture, forest protection) and forestry engineering majors (forest chemical industry, wood science and engineering, forest engineering) have been selected as the first batch of pilot projects of the Ministry of education for the reform of excellent agricultural and forestry talents education and training plan. Since 1991, it has won 1 first prize and 10 second prizes of national teaching achievements, 2 special prizes, 14 first prizes and 20 second prizes of provincial teaching achievements. In 2010, one doctoral dissertation won 100 Excellent Doctoral Dissertations in China. It has won the honorary titles of "Ministry of Education National Graduate Employment typical experience university", "Ministry of education national innovation and entrepreneurship typical experience university", "Jiangsu Province teaching advanced university", "Jiangsu Province language standardization model school". At present, there are more than 30000 full-time students, including more than 6200 doctoral and postgraduate students and foreign students. The school has trained more than 100000 construction talents for the country.
Nanjing Forestry University is one of the first batch of universities with the right to confer doctoral and master's degrees. The school has a high-quality teaching staff of more than 2240, including more than 1570 full-time teachers, 181 doctoral supervisors and 874 senior professional titles. At present, the university has more than 20 national level talents represented by academicians of the Chinese Academy of engineering, and more than 110 experts enjoying special government subsidies from the State Council; There are 4 chief scientists at the first level of "333 project" in Jiangsu Province, 3 famous teachers at the provincial level, 14 middle-aged and young experts with outstanding contributions at the provincial and ministerial level, and more than 399 provincial talent programs at the second and third levels of "333 project", "Blue Project" and "six peaks"; There are 14 scientific and technological innovation teams and "Blue Project" and other provincial innovation teams in Jiangsu Province.
For a long time, the university has made remarkable achievements in scientific research, scientific and technological innovation, and transformation of scientific and technological achievements by giving full play to its disciplinary advantages, adhering to independent innovation, and actively promoting the combination of production, study and research. At present, the university has one national engineering center of "national and local joint engineering research center of mechanical and electrical products packaging biomass materials", "Key Laboratory of forest genetics and biotechnology jointly built by the Ministry of education", "international innovation highland of forest products chemistry and materials jointly built by Jiangsu Provincial People's Government and State Forestry and grassland administration", "ginkgo industry" and other 10 National Innovation Alliances More than 50 provinces, including "Jiangsu Province ornamental theme woody flower industry technology innovation strategic alliance", "Jiangsu Province fast growing wood and crop straw material engineering research center", "Jiangsu Province Southern modern forestry Collaborative Innovation Center", "State Forestry Bureau Southern forest seed inspection center", "State Forestry and grassland Bureau Forestry heritage and forest environmental history research center", etc There are 66 university level research institutes and research centers. In recent years, the university has undertaken more than 800 national key R & D plans and ministry and provincial key projects, 814 National Natural Science Foundation projects and 31 National Social Science Foundation projects. More than 2000 scientific research achievements and authorized invention patents have been identified, and more than 380 achievements have been awarded by the state, Ministry and provincial level or above, including one national invention first prize, two second prizes, one third prize and one fourth prize; One second prize of National Natural Science Award; There are 5 first prizes of national science and technology progress and 49 second and third prizes; More than 300 awards were given by the Ministry and the provincial level. The academic journals sponsored by the university include JOURNAL OF NANJING FORESTRY UNIVERSITY (NATURAL SCIENCE EDITION), JOURNAL OF NANJING FORESTRY UNIVERSITY (HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES EDITION), Journal of forestry engineering and interior design and decoration, as well as journal of Bioresources and bioproducts (JB & B). JOURNAL OF NANJING FORESTRY UNIVERSITY (NATURAL SCIENCE EDITION) and Journal of forestry engineering are Chinese core journals, Chinese science and technology core journals, CSCD and SCD core journals, JOURNAL OF NANJING FORESTRY UNIVERSITY (HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES EDITION) is SCD core journal, and interior design and decoration is Chinese science and technology core journal; JOURNAL OF NANJING FORESTRY UNIVERSITY (NATURAL SCIENCE EDITION) was selected as "China's top-quality science and Technology Journal (f5000 source)" from 2017 to 2020.
The university implements the international development strategy and actively carries out open school running and foreign exchange and cooperation. It has established long-term cooperative relations in academic research, teacher training and talent exchange with more than 100 universities and scientific research institutions in more than 20 countries, including the United States, Germany, Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Russia, Japan, France, Italy, Finland and Iran. It has also cooperated with the University of agriculture and technology of Alabama to build the Confucius Institute. Actively explore the implementation of multi-mode, multi-level international talent training. It has been approved as excellent undergraduate international exchange program, international organization internship program, government scholarship for overseas study of Jiangsu university students, summer overseas cultural exchange, overseas internship and other programs; The "3 + 2" Sino foreign cooperative education project approved by the Ministry of education was jointly held with the world famous University of British Columbia (UBC University) in Canada; We have carried out a variety of joint training programs with New Brunswick University (3 + 1 + 1), Aachen University of Technology (3 + 1) and University of California Riverside (3 + 1 + x); With Oxford University, University of California, Berkeley, University of Queensland and other famous overseas universities, we jointly carry out the long-term and short-term credit mutual recognition program, and send hundreds of students abroad to implement international training every year. The University actively expands the source of overseas students and receives more than 700 foreign students to study or exchange visits every year.
The school covers an area of 10751.15 mu, including 1257 mu of Xinzhuang main campus, 4876 mu of Jurong Xiashu campus, 1327 mu of Huai'an campus, 3255 mu of Baima teaching and research base, and 36.15 mu of Jiangning engineering training center. At present, the total value of teaching and scientific research instruments and equipment is 883 million yuan, the total amount of paper documents in the library is more than 2.38 million, and the total amount of e-books is more than 4.3 million. The backbone of campus network is Gigabit bandwidth, which covers the whole school.
The school firmly sets up the new development concept of innovation, coordination, green, open and sharing, implements the fundamental task of moral education, actively explores effective ways to serve economic construction and social development, and strives to build the school into a multi-disciplinary coordinated development with forestry as its characteristics, resources, ecology and environment as its advantages, science, engineering, agriculture, culture, management, economics, law, art, etc, A high-level characteristic university with certain international influence will gradually realize the long-term development goal of building a world-class Forestry University.
College of Biology and the Environment
The College of biology and environment is a new college with rich history and vitality. Its history can be traced back to the forest departments of Central University, Jinling University and Wuhan University. In 2014, it was established by ecology, botany, zoology, biochemistry, molecular biology and environmental science of the former college of forest resources and environment, and environmental engineering of the College of chemical engineering and the College of materials science and engineering.
The college has three first-class disciplines: Ecology (national key discipline, first-class key discipline of Jiangsu Province, key discipline of State Forestry Administration), biology (dominant discipline of Jiangsu Province, in which plant discipline is the key discipline of State Forestry Administration) and environmental science and Engineering (dominant discipline of Jiangsu Province); It has the right to grant the first-class master's degree in ecology and biology, and the first-class master's degree in Environmental Science and engineering; It has two postdoctoral stations in biology and ecology; There are four undergraduate majors in ecology, biological science, environmental science and environmental engineering; There are more than 1200 doctoral, master and undergraduate students.
The college has 127 staff, including 110 full-time teachers, 35 professors and 43 associate professors. There are 2 members of the State Council's disciplinary review group, 1 recipient of special allowance from the State Council, and 2 selected into the youth project of the "thousand talents plan" of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee; There are 2 leading talents and 2 high-level talents in Jiangsu Province; There are 4 young and middle-aged academic leaders and 5 academic backbones in the "Blue Project" of Jiangsu Province, 4 talents in the "six talent peaks" of Jiangsu Province, and 1 person in the innovation and Entrepreneurship Talent Plan of Jiangsu Province; There are 4 distinguished professors in Jiangsu Province, 4 overseas distinguished professors and more than 10 overseas part-time professors.
The college consists of Department of ecology, Department of plant science, Department of environmental science, Department of environmental engineering, Department of Biochemistry and molecular biology and Department of zoology; There are three experimental centers of ecology, biology, environmental science and Engineering (including nine professional laboratories of forest ecology, botany, dendrology, environmental science, plant physiology, environmental engineering, meteorology, zoology and Molecular Biology), three provincial key laboratories and four other provincial research platforms, There are 10 industry university research bases, such as provincial graduate workstation and university enterprise alliance, and jointly build "Southern modern forestry Jiangsu university collaborative innovation center" with forestry university. At present, the Faculty of the college has undertaken more than 120 national and provincial projects, including national key R & D programs, major scientific research programs of the Ministry of science and technology, and National Natural Science Foundation of China.
The college adheres to the school running idea of "being generous to students, respecting scholars, attaching importance to disciplines, advocating scholarship and strict style of study", advocates the education concept of "learning, learning, cultivation, diligence, self-confidence and questioning", implements the school running strategy of "building the college with characteristics, strengthening the college with talents, democratic governance and internationalization", and takes the construction of "double first-class" disciplines and top 100 high-level universities as the guidance, Closely around the national economic and social development, forestry development, ecological environment construction of science and technology and talent needs, and constantly explore innovation, the pursuit of excellence, to build the college into an important talent training and science and technology research and development base in China and the industry, and a research college with high academic influence at home and abroad.