Vice Minister of Education
Member of CPC Leading Group of Ministry of Education
Lin Huiqing was born in Zhejiang Province in May 1957. She holds a doctoral degree in Higher Education from Xiamen University.
1975-1977 Worked as an educated youth sent to the countryside at Luancheng County, Hebei Province
1977-1978 Worker, Shi Jiazhuang Railway Station, Hebei Province
1978-1982 Undergraduate studies at Department of Public Health, Beijing Medicine University (now Health Science Centre of Peking University)
1982-1983 Lecturer, Beijing Medicine University
1983-1988 Program Officer, Division of Medical Education, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (which was renamed State Education Commission (SEdC) in 1986)
1988-1993 Deputy Director, Division of Medical Education, Department of Higher Education, SEdC
1993-1998 Director, Division of Medical Education, Department of Higher Education, SEdC
1994-1995 Senior Visiting Scholar at Harvard University
1998-2002 Deputy Director-General, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE) (and concurrently seconded as Deputy Director-General of Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges, MoE from 1999 to 2002).
2002-2006 Director-General, Department of College Student, MoE. Concurrently served as Chairperson of China Higher Education Student Information and Career Center. Postgraduate studies (Doctoral degree in Higher Education) at Higher Education Institute, Xiamen University.
2006-2009 Director-General, Department of College Student, MoE
2009-2015 Assistant Minister of Education, Member of CPC Leading Group
2015- Vice Minister and Member of the CPC Leading Group of Ministry of Education