Qiu Rongliang, native of Xinghua, Jiangsu Province, was born in 1967. He took his first job
in July 1992. He is now Professor, PhD supervisor and Vice President at South China Agricultural University.
Qiu graduated from Nanjing Agricultural University with a PhD degree in Soil Chemistry in 1992. From 1992 to 1999, he worked from lecturer to associate professor at the Department of Environmental Science, Sun Yat-sen University. He was promoted to be Professor and PhD supervisor in 2001. Before that, from 1999 to 2000, he was a visiting professor at University of Maryland, USA and from March to August 2000, he worked in Environmental Chemistry Lab,USDA-ARS as a visiting scientist. In October 2008, he was appointed Associate Dean in Graduate School, Sun Yat-sen University and from May 2012 to December 2019, he became Dean of School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University.
Qiu’s research focuses on plant-chemistry-microbe remediation of heavy metal contaminated soil, Chemical remediation and bioremediation of organic pollution in soil and water environment. He presides over 60 national and ministerial research projects and publishes over 330 papers including over 180 indexed by SCI. He is also entitled to 28 national patents. He was selected into the “Thousand-Hundred-Ten Talent Project” of Guangdong Province and winner of Pearl River Scholar Program. He also enjoys the Special Allowance of the State Council.
He was at the same time Standing Member of Heavy Metal Pollution and Control Committee, Environmental Science Society of China; Guest Professor at Institut National Polytechnique de Lorraine, France; part-time Professor at Nanjing University; Standing Member, Soil Chemistry and Biochemistry Committee of Soil Science Society of China, and Standing Member, Environmental and Chemical Geography Committee, Geographical Society of China, and member of the Expert Advisory Committee on Soil Ecological Environmental Protection of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of PRC. He is currently serving as an editorial board member of more than ten academic journals, including Journal of Environmental Science, Journal of Ecology and Environment, Journal of Soils and Sediments, Journal of Environmental Engineering, Journal of Agricultural Environmental Science, and Journal of Applied Ecology.
He is responsible for scientific and research affairs, international relations, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan affairs, and major research platforms of South China Agricultural University.
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