Jun Ding is a corporate affiliate visiting fellow at Shorenstein APARC for 2008-09. He is also currently the vice president of Petrochina Lanzhou petrochemical company. After receiving his bachelors degree, he joined the Lanzhou petrochemical company. During this time, he received his MBA from Dalian Technology University and his Doctorate in Chemical Physics at the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Most recently, Ding has been studying at Chemical Technology University in Beijing for the past four years, majoring in Polymer Chemical Engineering.