The UM-SJTU Partnership Board

The UM-SJTU Partnership Board

The UM-SJTU Partnership Board (the “Partnership Board”) provides a platform for high-level discussions and strategy development in support of individual joint initiatives of University of Michigan and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, including the UM –SJTU Joint Institute, collaborative research, and other collaborative projects that may be proposed.

The UM-SJTU Joint Institute is governed by the Partnership Board. The Partnership Board hosts an annual meeting to hear the report from UM-SJTU Joint Institute, make decisions on educational programs, tenure and promotion for faculty and the selection of the Dean of the UM-SJTU Joint Institute, etc.

The Partnership Board includes six (6) members from UM and six (6) members from SJTU.

University of Michigan

Mark Schlissel

  • President
  • Board Co-Chair

Rebecca Cunningham

  • Vice President for Research
  • Board Member

Susan Collins

  • Provost
  • Board Member

Alec Gallimore

  • Dean, College of Engineering
  • Board Member

Scott DeRue

  • Dean, Business School
  • Board Member

Valeria Bertacco

  • Vice Provost, Engaged Learning
  • Board Member

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Zhenbin Yang

  • Chairperson of the University Council
  • Board Co-chair

Zhongqin Lin

  • President
  • Board Member

Kuiling Ding

  • Deputy Vice President
  • Board Member

Zhen Huang

  • Vice President
  • Board Member

Xuemin Xu

  • Vice President
  • Board Member

Lifeng Xi

  • Vice President
  • Board Member