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Professor and Dean
School of Public Policy and Management
Tsinghua University
Beijing, 100084, People¡és Republic of China
Phone:  (86-10)62773828;  
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- Harvard University, J.F. Kennedy School of Government, Executive Certificate, Chinese Leadership in Development, September 2002; Business School, Executive Certificate, Leadership in Non-Profit Management, July 2000.
- Carnegie Mellon University, Ph.D., Engineering and Public Policy, December 1991.
- State University of New York, Stony Brook, M.S., Policy and Management, December 1987; M.S., Technical System Management, December 1986.
- Changchun Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering, ¡¡¡¡¡¡January 1982.
2008               Visiting Scholar (June-August), The World Bank.
2007-2008      Visiting Scholar, Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation, J. F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
2001               Visiting Professor £¨June-September£©, School of International Development, Nagoya University, Japan.
1996-Present:  Associate Professor, and Professor, School of Public Policy and Management and Development Research Academy for the 21st Century, Tsinghua University.
1991-1996:      Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Administration and School of International Affairs, the George Washington University.
1987-1991:      Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University.
1987:               Intern, Office of Information Systems, the Government of District of Columbia (Washington D.C. May-August).
1985-1987:      Research and Teaching Assistant, State University of New York, Stony Brook
1981-1985:     Instructor, Changchun Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics.
Dr. Xue has led and participated in many research projects sponsored by Chinese government agencies, international organizations and other non-profit organizations.  Some extended experiences include:
2005-2006:      Co-Chair, Project on Environmental Governance, China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development.
2003-2005:      Vice Chairman, Research Team on National Innovation System, Task Force for Median and Long Range Planning for Science and Technology in China, State Council, China.
2003-2005:      Chair, Expert Panel on revision of ¡°Science and Technology Progress Law¡±, Ministry of Science and Technology, China.
2003-2005:      Co-chair, Expert Panel on ¡°Emergency Response Law¡±, the Legal Affair Office of the State Council, China.
1997-1998:      Chair, Task Force for APEC 1998 Economic Outlook Report, APEC.
Dr. Xue is an adjunct professor in many universities in China and abroad.  He also frequently consults for the Central and local governments in China and governments and international organizations abroad.  He serves on the editorial board of many international and domestic journals.  The following is a selected list:
1996-present   Assistant President (1996-98), Vice-President(1998-2002), and Executive Vice-President(2002-), Development Research Academy for the 21st Century, Tsinghua University.
2000-2007       Associate Dean (2000-2002), and Executive Associate Dean (2002-2007), and Dean (2008-), School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University.
2007-2008       Chair, Academic Committee, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University.
2003-present   Founding Director, China Institute of Science and Technology Policy, Tsinghua University.
2003-present   Director (2003-2008) and Chief Scientist (2008-present), Center for Crisis Management Research, Tsinghua University.
2005-present   Founding Director, Center for Industrial Development and Environmental Governance, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University.
2003-present   Member, University Council, Tsinghua University.
2000-present   Member (2000-) and Vice Chairman(2004-), Academic Committee, Tsinghua University.
2000-present   Member, Committee for International Cooperation, Tsinghua University.
2006-present   Member, Expert Committee on Emergency Management, State Council.
2003-present   Vice Chair on Policy, AIDS Advisory Committee, and Member, Advisory Committee on Emergency Management, Ministry of Health.
2006-present   Vice Chair, Expert Committee on National S&T Infrastructure, Ministry of Science and Technology.
2002-present   Vice President, China Association of Public Administration
1998-present   Vice President (1998-2010), Board Director (2010-present), Chinese Association of Science of Science and S&T Policy;
2005-present   Vice President, Chinese Association of Management Science
2001-present   Vice Chairman (2006-), and Deputy Secretary General (2001-06) of National Steering Committee on MPA Education.
2003-present   Member, Advisory Committee, and Vice Chair of Review Committee on Macro Policy and Management, National Science Foundation of China.
2004-present   Member, Review Committee on Public Administration, National Social Science Research Council.
2012-               Member, Academic Advisory Board, Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University
2006-present   Member, Visiting Committee, J. F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
2006-present   Member, Board of Governors, International Development Research Center (IDRC).
2006-present   Member, International Advisory Board, APEC Technology Foresight Center.
2007-present   Non-resident Senior Research Fellow, Brookings Institution
2008-present   Member, International Advisory Board, United National Unviersity-MERIT.
2008-present   World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council, Catastrophic Risk (2008-2012), Institutional Governance (2012-).
2009-present   Member of Scientific Committee, International Risk Governance Council
2009-present   Member, International Advisory Board, India Institute of Management, Bangalore.
2003-2010       Member, Policy Committee on Developing Countries, International Council for Science Unions (ICSU).
2001-2006       Member, Board of Trustees, SciDev.Net.
¡¶Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory¡·          Editorial Board
¡¶Policy and Society¡·                                       Advisory Board
¡¶Research Policy¡·                                            Advisory Board
¡¶Public Administration: An International Quarterly¡·          Editorial Board
¡¶Asia Pacific Public Administrative Review¡·               Editorial Board
¡¶Innovation: Management, Policy and Practice¡·                     Editorial Board
¡¶Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization¡·             Advisory Board 
¡¶International Journal of Information Technology & Decision-Making¡· Editorial Board                                                        
¡¶Chinese Public Administration Review¡·                             Editorial Board
1.        Fudan Distinguished Contribution Award for Management Science, 2011.
2.        Changjiang Chaired Professor, 2009.
3.        Second National Prize for Outstanding Social Science Research, Ministry of Education, 2006.
4.        Third National Prize for Outstanding Social Science Research, Ministry of Education, 2006.
5.        Outstanding Teacher¡¯s Award, Tsinghua University, 2006, 2003-2001, 1999.
6.        Excellent Research Award, Beijing Social Science Research Council, 2005.
7.        The First Prize for Innovation in Teaching, Tsinghua University, 2004.
8.        National Distinguished Young Scientist Award of China, 2001.
9.        Best Research Award, Tsinghua University, 1999.
1.  Xue, Lan, Xielin Liu, and Rongping Mu, Reviews of Innovation Policy: China, Science Press, 2011.
2.  Xue, Lan, Haiyan He, and Liexun Yang, Accumulation and Astride- Macro Management and Policy Research Compendium Under the Guidance of the Scientific Concept of Development, Science Press, 2008.
3.  Xue, Lan, Jun Su, and Jinqiu He, A Research Report on the Strategy of Chinese Universities in International Science and Technology Cooperation and Exchange, The Press of People¡¯s University of China, 2007.
4.  Xue, Lan, Editor-in-Chief, Translation Series in Classics in Public Administration, (Eight books published since 2004), Union Publishing House, 2004-present.
5.  Xue, Lan, Editor, China Urban Crisis Management Report, Beijing Publishing House, 2004, 2005, 2006.
6.  Peng, Zongchao, Lan Xue, and Ke Kan, Public Hearing-Transparent Decision Making and Public Governance, Tsinghua Publishing House, 2004.
7.  Xue, Lan, Qiang Zhang, and Kaibin Zhong, Crisis Management: the Challenge of the Transition in China, Tsinghua University Press, May 2003.
8.  Bhajan Grewal, Lan Xue, Peter Sheehan and Fiona Sun£¬China¡¯s future in the knowledge economy£¬Centre for Strategic Economic Studies and Tsinghua University Press, 2002.
9.  Xue, Lan, and Xielin Liu£¬China S&T Research Report 2000-Globalization of S&T and It¡¯s Challenge to China£¬Social Science Press, 2000.
Book Chapters
1.      Xue, Lan and Zheng Liang, Relationships between IPR and Technology Catch-Up: Some Evidence from China, Intellectual Property Rights, Development, and Catch-Up, in An international Comparative study. Oxford  Press, 2012.
2.      Xue, Lan and Ling Zhou, Academic-industry-government interaction: the case of China , in search of the Triple Helix, Michaela Martin, Ed. 2011.
3.      Xue,  Lan and Yanbing Zhang, Turning the G20 into A New Mechanism for Global Economic Governance: Obstacles and Prospects, in Global Leadership in Transition, Brookings Institution Press, Washington D.C., 2011.
4.      Xue, Lan and Kaibin Zhong, Turning Danger to Opportunities: Reconstructing China¡¯s National Emergency Management System After 2003, in Learning from Catastrophes: Strategies for Reaction and Response, Wharton School Publishing (WSP), 2009.
5.      Lan Xue and Liang Zheng, Multinational R&D in China: Myth and Reality, in The Globalization of R&D, The Brookings Institution, 2008.
6.      Xue, Lan, The role of China¡¯s university in national innovation system-in search of a new role?  In Bhajan Grewal and Margarita Kumnick ed. Engaging the New World: Studies on the Knowledge Economy, Melbourne University Publishing, 2006.
7.      Ted Tschang and Lan Xue,¡°The China Software Industry¡±£¬in Ashish Arora ed. From Underdogs to Tigers, The Oxford University Press, 2005.
8.      Xue, Lan, and Tao, Haiqing, The evolution of entrepreneur network in industrial clusters in China, in ¡°2005 China Entrepreneur Development Report¡±, China Commerce Press, 2005.
9.      Xue, Lan, and Peng, Zongchao, A historical analysis of China¡¯s Public Administration Education, in ¡°China¡¯s Public Administration Reform¡±, National School of Public Administration Press, 2004.
10.  Xue, Lan, Kaibing Zhong, and Qiang Zhang, Crisis management in SARS and the governance structure in transition, in Fulin Chi ed. ¡°Alarming Bell-SARS Crisis and China¡¯s Institutional Reform¡±, Democracy and Construction Press, Beijing, 2003.
Journal Publications (Selected)
1.        Xue, Lan, and Kaibing Zhong, Domestic reform and global integration: public administration reform in China over the last 30 years, International Review of Administrative Sciences, 78(2) 284¨C304.
2.        Su, Tsai-Tsu, Richard M. Walker, and Lan Xue, Reform and Transition in Public Administration Theory and Practice in Greater China, Special Issue, Public Administration, 2012.
3.        Jian Wang, Lan Xue, and Zheng Liang, Multinational R&D in China: From home-country-based to host-country-based, Innovation: Management, policy & practice (2012) 14(2): 278¨C288.  
4.        Xue, Lan, Hua Shen, and Zhiqiang Wang. Warning from the ¡°7¡¤23 Major Accidents¡±¡ªPerfection and Improvement of China¡¯s Mechanism of Security Accidents Investigation. Journal of National School of Administration£¬No. 2, 2012 (Chinese).
5.        Xue, Lan. Global Governance: A Key Research Agenda for China¡¯s Public Administration Community in the Next 30 Years. Public Administration Review, No. 1, 2012(Chinese).
6.        Xue, Lan. Thoughts on the Mechanism of Basic Research System in China. Studies in Science of Science, Dec. 2011. (Chinese).
7.        Xue, Lan, and Hua Shen. Lessons from the Coping Process of Japan¡¯s Nuclear Crisis Accident. Public Administration Reform. No. 5, 2011. (Chinese).
8.        Xue, Lan, and Junyi Liu. The Establishment of Modern University System--Reform of University Personnel Training System. Tsinghua Journal of Education, No.10, 2011. (Chinese).
9.        Xue, Lan. Evolution of China¡¯s Emergency Management System, Public Administration Refroms.No.8,2010.
10.    Xue, Lan, and Chen Ling, Inertia and Policy Distortion: Challenges of Transition in Practicing the Scientific Concept of Development, Chinese Public Administration, No,8, 2010.
11.    Xue, Lan, and Qiao Yu. Science Technology and Finance: Innovation of Theory and Requirement from Reality¡ªComments on Science Technology and Finance by Changwen Zhao. Economic Research Journal, No. 7, 2010.
12.    Xue, Lan, and Xufeng Zhu. Social Function of Chinese Think Tank: Reform around Policy Process. Management World, No. 4, 2009. (Chinese)
13.    Xue, Lan, The prizes and pitfalls of success, Nature, Vol. 454, 24 July, 2008.
14.    Xue Lan, Simonis, Udo, and Dudek, Daniel, Environmental Governance in China: Recommendations of a Task Force, Environmental Politics, Vol.16, No.4, 669-676, August 2007.
15.    Lan Xue, Breaking Deadlocks in Global Governance: How to make the L-20 Work, Global Governance£¬13(2007)320-323.
16.    Zhu, Xufeng, and Lan Xue, Think Tanks in Transitional China, Public Administration and Development, 27, 452-464 (2007).
17.    Chen, Zhenming, and Xue Lan, Priorities of Theoretical Research in Public Administration in China, Social Sciences in China, No. 3, 2007 (Chinese).
18.    Xue Lan, Xufeng Zhu, Think Tanks in China: Their Social Functions and Institutional Requirements,  Social Sciences in China-Volume B£¬No. 3, 2007 (Chinese).
19.    Xue Lan and Nancy Forbes£¬Will China Become a Science and Technology Superpower by 2020?  An assessment based on a national innovation system framework£¬Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization£¬Vol.1, No. 4, 2006, 111-126.
20.    Xue Lan and Zhu Xufeng, Think Tanks in China: Identification, Classification, and Future Research, Research on Science of Science£¬No. 3., June 2006 (Chinese).
21.    Xue Lan, Key Issues on the Reform of Chinese Public Service Units£¬ Economic Research Reference£¬No. 65, 2006 (Chinese). 
22.    Xue Lan and Kaibin Zhong, The Key Weaknesses of China¡¯s Crisis Management System, Internal Reference on Reform-Policy Edition, No. 1, 2006,  30£­33 (Chinese).
23.    Xue Lan and Yang Zhang, The Institutional Framework for Managing Social Unrest and Building Harmonious Society, Social Sciences in Jiangsu£¬No.4, 2006 (Chinese).
24.    Xue Lan and Zhong Kaibin, China¡¯s Emergency Management System: Challenges and Reforms, Reform£¬No. 3, 2005.  (Chinese)
25.    Xue, Lan and Kaibing Zhong, The classification of emergencies: a basis for the institutional design for emergency management, China Publication Administration, No.2, 2005. (Chinese)
26.    Xue, Lan and Kaibing Zhong, Responding to Crisis based on sound science principles£¬Xinhua Digests, No.2, 2006.  (Chinese)
27.    Xue, Lan, and Haiqing Tao, The evolution of entrepreneur network in industrial clusters in China-a fishing net model, Contemporary Economic Science, No. 6 , 2004. (Chinese)
28.    Xue, Lan and Ling Chen, Western scholar¡¯s research on China¡¯s public policy process and it¡¯s implications, China Publication Administration, No.7, 2005. (Chinese)
29.    Xue, Lan, Liu bing, and Tao Haiqing, The modeling of the evolution of the organizational structure of knowledge-based enterprises, Journal of Tsinghua University (Social Science Edition), No.4, 2005. (Chinese)
30.    Tao, Haiqing, and Lan Xue, Pathway, characteristics, and strategies: the diffusion of knowledge in social networks, Economic Management, No.2,2004.(Chinese)
31.    Zhang, Huasheng, and Lan Xue, An empirical research on knowledge, learning capabilities, core competence and the performance of enterprises, S&T Management, 2004, supplementary issue. (Chinese)
32.    Xue, Lan, and Zhang, Qiang, SARS and China¡¯s crisis Management system, Journal of Tsinghua University, No. 4,2003. (Chinese)
33.    Xue, Lan, Qiang Zhang, and Kaibin Zhong, Prevention and Transition-China;s crisis management system in transition, Reform, No. 3,2003. (Chinese)
34.    Zhang, Huasheng and Xue, Lan, Knowledge, scale, and economic benefits-a comparative analysis of China¡¯s manufacturing industries, China Industrial Economics, No.2, 2003. (Chinese)
35.    Zhang, Huasheng, and Xue, Lan, The leap-frog development strategy of China¡¯s NC industry, R&D Management, No. 3, 2003. (Chinese)
36.    Zhang, Huasheng, and Xue, Lan, An empirical analysis of the input-output analysis of the knowledge intensity for manufacturing industries, China Management Science, No. 4, 2003. (Chinese)
37.    Xue, Lan, Zongchao Peng, and Qiang Zhang, Public administration and China¡¯s Development, Management World, No. 2, 2002. (Chinese)
38.    Xue, Lan and Zhang, Huasheng, New paradigm of innovation management, China Soft Sciences, No. 12, 2002. (Chinese)
39.    Xue, Yinghui and Xue, Lan, On the geographic distribution of China¡¯s higher education resources, Higher Education Research, No. 4, 2002.(Chinese)
40.    Xue, Lan, Qunhong Shen, and Shugui Wang, R&D investment under a global strategy-an empirical analysis of the industrial differences of MNC¡¯s R&D investment in China, Management World, No.3, 2002. (Chinese)
41.    Sun, Yan and Xue, Lan, Human resource management in China¡¯s software industry, Science of Science and S&T Management, No. 2, 2001. (Chinese)
42.    Xue, Lan, Qiang Zhang, and Weidong Zhu, Guiding principles for infrastructure development in China, China Soft Science, No. 12, 2001. (Chinese)
43.    Xue, Lan and Qunhong Shen, Globalization of S&T and its implication for China, World Economics, No. 10, 2001. (Chinese)
44.    Zhao, Jinsong, Xue, Lan, and Su Jun, An age-based analysis of China¡¯s doctoral tutors, Science of Science and S&T Management, No. 1, 2001. (Chinese)
45.    Peng, Zongchao, and Xue, Lan, Public Hearing: A critical step toward open decision making, China Reform, No. 12, 2000. (Chinese)
46.    Xue, Lan, Peng, Zhiguo, and Keith Florig£¬The evolution of the regulatory system of the US nuclear industry and its implication for China, Journal of Tsinghua University, No. 6,  2000. (Chinese)
47.    Challenges of China¡¯s higher education and the future reform directions, China S&T heralds, No. 6, 2000. (Chinese)
48.    Peng, Zongchao, Xue, Lan, Public participation in the policy process-the case of public hearing on pricing of public utilities, Journal of National Administration School, No. 5, 2000. (Chinese)
49.    Lan Xue, Promoting Industrial R&D and High-tech Development through Science Park: the Taiwan Experience and Its Implications for Developing Countries International Journal of Technology Management, Special Issue on R&D Management, No. 6, 1997.
50.    Lan Xue, A historical perspective of China¡¯s innovation system reform: A Case Study Journal of Engineering and Technology Management,v14, n1  Mar. 1997.
51.    Vonortas, Nicholaas, and Lan Xue, Process Innovation in Small Firms: Case Studies on CNC Machine Tools, Technovation, v17, n8, Aug 1997, p427-438. 
52.    Lan Xue and Kaled Naser, Knowledge-based Spinoff in Technology Transfer: the Case of AutoDoc. Inc.the Journal of Technology Transfer, December 1996.
Research Project(Selected)
The Effective Integration of Social Resources to Participate in Emergency Management Research, Emergency Management Office, The State Council. 2012.
Studies of Major Policy Issues of Innovation in China and America, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2011-2012.
Staged Expert Comprehensive Evaluation of the Prevention and Control Work of H1N1 Flu in Mainland China. Ministry of Public Health, 2010.
Studies of Risk Control Dealing with Climate Change, National Basic Research Program of China, Ministry of Science and Technology (¡°973¡± Program) 2010-2011
Personnel Training and Discipline Construction of Emergency Management, Emergency Management Office, The State Council, 2009-2010.
Accelerating Independent Innovation and Industrialization Development in Bejing During the periods of "The 12th Five-Year Plan", Goals, Major Issues, and Policy Tools. Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform, 2009-2010.
Macro-management and Policy Discipline, Strategy for Discipline Construction and Priority Development Fields. national natural science foundation. 2009.6-2010.6
Study of Key Technology and Application Criteria for National Emergency Platform, Emergency Management Office, The State Council, 2007.5-2009.12.
Standards and Detailed Regulations for Risk Evaluation of Public Emergency during Beijing Olympics. Beijing Emergency Management Office, 2007.6£­2008.6.
Establish and Improve Social Warning System: Construction and Empirical Analysis of China Risk Management Framework in the Period of Transition. Major Research Project of National Social Science Fund, 2006-2009.
Research on National Innovation System and Innovation Policy, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2006-2007.
Research on Macro-management, Development Strategy for Policy Disciplines, and Principles of Selecting Priority Fields. National Natural Science Foundation, 2005.
Research on Contemporary Chinese Public Policy Theory System, National Natural Science Foundation, 2002-2005.
Theory and Empirical Study on the Evolution and Management of Multinational Companies Strategic Technology Alliance in China. National Natural Science Foundation, 2001-2003.