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Guo Songtao

Professor

Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates

Supervisor of Master's Candidates


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Date of Employment:2008-01-01

School/Department:School of Life Sciences, Northwest University

Education Level:With Certificate of Graduation for Doctorate Study

Business Address:School of Life Sciences, Northwest University No.229,Taibai North Road, Xi’an 710069,China.

Gender:Male

Degree:Doctoral degree

Status:Employed

Alma Mater:Northwest University

Discipline:Other specialties in Ecology
Zoology

Academic Honor:

Honors and Titles:

2020-12-29   Outstanding Youth Award of Chinese Zoological Society

2020-05-07   The 14th Outstanding Natural Science Paper Award of Shaanxi Province

2018-01-01   Natural Science foundation (Outstanding Youth) of Shaanxi Province in China

2014-01-01   Outstanding Natural Science Paper Award of Shaanxi Province

2010-01-01   Science and Technology Award of Shaanxi Province

2010-01-01   Nominated for national Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award

2009-01-01   National Outstanding Youth ecologist

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Professor Guo Songtao is the doctoral supervisor of the School of Life Sciences, Northwestern University, deputy director of the Shaanxi Key Laboratory for Animal Conservation, the vice chairman of the Shaanxi Zoological Society, member of the International Primate Society, member of the Primate Expert Group of the Chinese Zoological Society, and the director and deputy secretary-general of the Chinese Primate Society. He has been engaged in large mammal conservation and molecular ecology research, mainly studying the population ecology, conservation and genetics of large wild animals including golden monkeys.

The research work has been funded by more than 20 scientific research projects, including 4 general projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, 1 project of the Huo Yingdong Young Teachers Fund of the Ministry of Education, 1 project of the Wang Kuancheng Fund, 1 project of the American Primate Conservation Fund, and 1 project of the Ministry of Education. 1 new teacher fund project for doctoral programs, 1 Shaanxi Provincial Natural Science Foundation project and 1 Shaanxi Provincial University Natural Science Foundation.

As the backbone of the research team, he has presided over and participated in more than 20 key development projects of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Major Program of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, national and provincial-level projects. In 2020, he won the second prize of the 14th Natural Science Outstanding Paper Award of Shaanxi Province and the Rising Star Award of the First Chimelong Award of China Zoological Society; in 2019, he won the second prize of the Shaanxi Provincial Science and Technology Award (the ninth finisher); in 2018 Funded by the Shaanxi Sanqin Scholar Team and the Shaanxi Provincial Outstanding Youth Fund; won the first prize of the Shaanxi Provincial Youth Science and Technology Award in 2013 and the first prize of the Shaanxi Provincial Natural Science Outstanding Paper Award; in 2010, won the first prize of the Shaanxi Provincial Science and Technology Award (Second finisher) and the National Hundred Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Nomination Award; in 2009, he was awarded the title of "National Outstanding Young Ecological Worker".


Educational Experience

  • 2004.9 -- 2007.12

    Northwest University       Paleontology and Stratigraphy       Postgraduate (Doctoral)       Doctoral degree

  • 2001.9 -- 2004.7

    Northwest University       Zoology       Postgraduate (Master's Degree)       Master's degree

  • 1994.9 -- 1998.7

    Northeast Forest University       Animal Conservation       Undergraduate (Bachelor’s degree)       Bachelor's Degree

Work Experience

  • 1998.1 -- 2000.12

    Northwest Zoology Institute in Xi’an      Researcher      Dimission

  • 2008.1 -- 2009.12

    Northwest University      School of Life Sciences      Lecture      on the job

  • 2010.1 -- 2015.7

    Northwest University      School of Life Sciences      Associate Professor      on the job

  • 2015.6 -- Now

    Northwest University      School of Life Sciences      Professor      on the job

Social Affiliations

  • Associate Editor of International Journal of Primatology

  • Member of primates Advisory Committee

  • Life member of International Primatologist Society

  • Secretary General of China Primatology Society

  • Head of International Society of Zoological Sciences- Primate Working Group

  • Vice director of  Shaanxi Key Laboratory for Animal Conservation

  • Member of American Society Primatologist

  • Executive Director and Vice Chairman of Shaanxi Zoological Society

  • IUCN, Member of the Endangered Species Council (SSC)

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Research Group

Name of Research Group:Shaanxi Key Laboratory for Animal Conservation

Description of Research Group:Shaanxi Key Laboratory for Animal Conservation was established in January 2016 with the approval of the Shaanxi Provincial Department of Science and Technology. Based on the resource advantages of rare animals in Shaanxi Province, facing the urgent practical needs of the protection of endangered animal populations, it explores and solves wild rare and endangered animals. Major fundamental theoretical and applied fundamental issues in conservation, population rejuvenation, etc., and strive to form influential academic theories and conservation practice examples at home and abroad in the field of conservation biology research, and is the only comprehensive professional laboratory in our province that is engaged in research on wildlife conservation and utilization.

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