Current Leadership

Cao Weidong

Secretary of the Party Committee of BSU

Cao Weidong, Han ethnicity, was born in May 1968 and is from Funing, Jiangsu Province. As a member of the CPC with a doctoral degree, a professor and doctoral supervisor, he serves as the Secretary of the Party committee of BSU, Director of the Sports Officials Training Center of General Administration of Sport of China (GASC), Dean of the School of Coaches of GASC and Vice President of the Party School of GASC.  

He once served as the Deputy Dean of the School of Liberal Arts, Director of the Party Committee Publicity Office, Director of the Party Committee Office (Presidents' Office), President Assistant and Vice President of Beijing Normal University, as well as President of Beijing International Studies University.

He graduated from the Department of Spanish Language and Institute for Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies of Peking University, Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and Department of Sociology of Goethe University Frankfurt.  

He has participated in China’s Excellent Talents Program of the New Century of the Ministry of Education, National Talents Project of the New Century (Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talents Project) and Hundred Talents Program in Social Science Theory of the Beijing Municipality. He was awarded Beijing May Fourth Medal and won the Literary Translation Award of Degas Bank (German). He enjoys special government allowances of the State Council.

He was successively elected as a Party representative of the Beijing Municipality, a representative of the People’s Congress of the Haidian District, a representative of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles (CFLAC) and a member of Beijing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC).