Dr. Du Xiuli, Professor and Vice President of BJUT, was born in Sichun Province in 1962. He is a senior engineer. He gained his Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Engineering Mechanics from China Seismological Bureau in May 1990. He once worked as Deputy Director and Director of the Department of Science and Technology, Dean of the College of Architectural and Civil Engineering in BJUT. He became Vice President of BJUT in June 2014.
He is a leading expert and has made outstanding achievements in research on seismic disaster prevention in civil and hydraulic engineering structures, the national major hydropower, nuclear power, subway and other constructions, and safety operations, etc. He is responsible for graduate education, infrastructure and university library, and etc.