A stable, well knowledged group of teachers are in charge of the course, most of them are young talents. We can say that a reasonable teaching team composed of all ages is formed.
Until now, there have 12 lecturers; all of them are cancer research front-line staffs. Among them include 7 on the direction of clinical oncology (4 surgical directions, 3 medical directions), 1 on the basis of cancer research, 1 on cancer epidemiology research, 1 on pathological, 1 on tumor diagnostic imaging, 1 on tumor radiotherapy. Lecturers as the elites of the tumor research areas mastered the skills of clinical diagnosis and treatment, and the basic theory, which protect the quality of instruction on foreign students.
The average age of lecturers is 44 years old, including 3 instructors under the age of 40, 6 instructors between 40 and 50 years old and 3 teachers over 50 years old. Among them, the youngest person is 37; the oldest, 50. Since the group consists in the main of young and middle-aged people, they are rich in clinical experience. Furthermore, based on solid professional foundation and tireless energy, they have the advantages not only in keeping their mind open, meeting the requirement of returned student teaching and renewing the teaching theory, but also in absorbing the modernest teaching pattern and applying the latest teaching methods.
Each instructor obtains a master's degree or above, including 11 lecturers holding doctoral degree, accountting for 92%. A high level team of instructors is the guarantee of educational quality. Courses are the medium of knowledge, and students are the main part of teaching, while teachers are the precondition of teaching quality. Only when teachers are equipped with broad professional knowledge and the solid basic theory, can they be competent to teach medical students.
All instructors are graduated from the domestic and international famous universities, including 4 instructors holding doctoral degrees in international famous universities and 10 teachers with longer-term studying experience abroad. The education background and the experience of studying oversea are beneficial for themselves learning the advanced domestic and international education teaching mode, which make the oncology curriculum more internationalized.
Our curriculum group takes an active part in the qualification authentication of overseas students’ English teacher，so as to further improve the teaching quality of overseas students, constantly consummate the institution of overseas students’ teacher, and guarantee the English teaching effect. There have been 29 teachers of tumor subject get the qualification for teaching overseas students. All the incumbent teachers have their qualifications.
Teachers’ team organization:
To further stretch the subject extent, we built the reservoir of talented instructors in oncology discipline in 2010. 80 candidates from Division of Oncology, Surgery of Oncology, Radiology, Pathology and Epidemiology competed through lecturing.
|Name||Gender||Date of birth||Professional and technical positions||Disciplines||The work undertaken in teaching|
|Jihui Hao||Male||197203||Professor||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Guoguang Ying||Male||196309||Professor||Molecular Biology of Cancer||Theoretical teaching|
|Zhentao Yu||Male||196804||Chief Physician||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Kexin Chen||Female||196311||Professor||Cancer Epidemiology||Theoretical teaching|
|Yi Ba||Female||196908||Professor, Chief Physician||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Peifang Liu||Female||196312||Chief Physician||Cancer Radiology||Theoretical teaching|
|Xiongzhi Wu||Male||197510||Chief Physician||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Xin Wang||Female||196809||Associate Professor||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Weidong Ma||Male||196803||Associate Chief Physician||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Zhiyong Yuan||Male||197410||Associate Chief Physician||Cancer Radiology||Theoretical teaching|
|Shui Cao||Male||196808||Associate Chief Physician||Oncology||Theoretical teaching|
|Fenglin Zang||Female||197607||Attending Doctor||Tumor pathology||Theoretical teaching|