Mr Dazhu Yang, Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation, took up his position on 1 July 2015.
Prior to his current appointment at the Agency, Mr Yang served as the Director for Division for Africa and the Director for Division for Asia and Pacific, Department of Technical Cooperation. Before joining the IAEA, Mr. Yang held various senior positions in China, including Director General for International Cooperation, China Atomic Energy Authority, and Minister-counsellor of the Permanent Mission of China to the IAEA. Mr. Yang obtained his doctorate in Chemical Engineering, master's degree in Separation Engineering and bachelor's degree in Applied Chemistry from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.
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