Introduction to Prof. Jianming Mei
Dr. Jianming Mei, Professor, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law in Shanghai, China, and Chief Adviser on Counterterrorism to China National Institute for Shanghai Cooperation Organization International Exchange and Judiciary Cooperation in Shanghai. Mei was Police Commissioner of 3rd Class, Associate Dean of the College for Counterterrorism, People’s Public Security University of China in Beijing. Mei holds the position of Tianshan Mountain Scholar at Xinjiang Provincial Police College funded by Xinjiang Uighur Provincial Autonomous Administration Region, serves as the only academic advisor from the Chinese side to the Sino-France Counterterrorism Analysis Team jointly led by the Ministry of Public Security of China and the Ministry of Interior of France.
Prof. Mei earned his PhD in philosophy in Jilin University in 1999. Prof. Mei was Visiting Scholar (2002-2003) in University of Victoria in Canada, Visiting Professor (2005-2006) with College of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University, Texas, USA, Visiting Scholar with ARC Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security (CEPS), Australian National University in August 2009. Prof. Mei worked as full staff with the International Cooperation Department of Ministry of Public Security in 2005 and 2007 respectively taking part in the 2005 annual meeting of the Sino-US Joint Liaison Group (JLG) on Law Enforcement Cooperation.
Prof. Mei contributed more than fifty papers, articles and book chapters in Chinese and authored or co-authored eight books. Prof. Mei is honorary fellow at the Research Center for Counterterrorism, China Armed Police Force, honorary professor at Northwest University of Political Science and Law in Xi’an, and founding Director of the Research Center for Counterterrorism, People’s Public Security University of China in Beijing.