Professor PENG Yinghong
Distinguished professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and visiting professor of National University of Singapore (NUS), Professor Peng Yinghong has been appointed as the dean of the newly established SJTU Asia-Pacific Graduate Institute on 28 July 2019. He is also the director of SJTU’s Institute of Mechatronic Design and Knowledge-based Engineering. His research areas include knowledge-based engineering, materials plastic forming and numerical simulation technology, machine learning, as well as mechatronics design.
Professor Peng leads as the program director for CREATE’s Energy and Environmental Sustainability Solutions for Megacities (E2S2) project, a major collaboration between SJTU and NUS since 2012. He is also in charge of many important projects in China, such as the ‘Key project of Natural Science Foundation of China’, ‘National High-Tech Research and Development Key Program’, as well as several international projects. He has published over 300 research works, including journal papers, and books. In 2014, he received the National Science and Technology Award of China.
Associate Professor LIU Shaoxuan
Vice Dean (concurrent)
Dr. Shaoxuan Liu received his Ph.D. in Operations Management from the University of California, Irvine and is currently the Associate Dean of Antai College of Economics and Management at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, in charge of MBA, EMBA and EE programs. He is also Research Affiliate at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics.
He also served several academic and executive positions including the founding Dean of Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China from 2016 to 2019, a member of MIT SCALE Network, the Academic Director of the SJTU-MIT Leaders for Global Operations Executive Education Program and the Deputy Director of the Liberal Arts Development Division. He was a visiting scholar at MIT Sloan School of Management, and he was teaching and doing research at the Paul Merage School of Business of the University of California. He serves as a reviewer for premier academic journals such as Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, and Decision Analysis. He also serves as a reviewer for the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and the Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong. Over the years, he has provided consulting and training services to a large number of enterprises such as Dell, Apple, Amazon, SAIC, Cisco, Honeywell, Esquel and Nike.
Ms. MENG Jia
Ms. Meng Jia was appointed the Vice Dean (Administration) of SJTU-APGI in October 2021. In her role, she assists the Dean in managing the administration in Planning, Human Resources, Finance and maintaining and exploring relations with external organizations in Singapore and Southeast Asia; as well as coordinating with home university SJTU on the implementation and operation of key directions.
Prior to her appointment as the Vice Dean of SJTU-APGI, she has served in SJTU for more than a decade, in two positions within the Academic Affairs and International Affairs divisions.
Ms. Meng graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University with a Master in Biochemical Engineering, and from China University of Mining and Technology with a Bachelor of Biological Engineering.