Dr. Zheng Guoguang
Administrator of CMA
Dr. Zheng Guoguang is responsible for CMA’s overall management. He graduated from the Nanjing Institute of Meteorology (renamed the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology in 2004) with a Bachelor’s degree in Atmospheric Observation, and obtained his Master degree in Atmospheric Physics from the same institute later. He got his doctorial degree of science in physics from the University of Toronto in Canada. He is a part-time professor in the Peking University, a part-time professor and a doctoral supervisor in the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology.
In 1996-1997, he was Deputy Director-General, Institute of Strategic Development & Overall Planning of CMA. In 1997-1998, he served as Deputy Director-General of the Fujian Provincial Meteorological Bureau of CMA. In 1998- 1999, he was Director-General, Department of Observation and Telecommunication of CMA. From 1999 to 2007, he was Deputy Administrator of CMA. Since March 2007, he has been serving as the Administrator of CMA.
Dr. Zheng Guoguang also serves as Chairman of the National Climate Committee of China, Chairman of the Chinese Committee of the Global Climate Observing System (CGOS), Member of the National Leading Group to Address Climate Change and Energy Conservation & Pollutant Discharge Reduction and Deputy Director of the Office of the National Leading Group to Address Climate Change, Vice President of the Chinese Meteorological Society, Permanent Representative of China with the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Member of the WMO Executive Council, Focal Point of China for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Co-Chair of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), etc.