Born and raised in Shanghai, Dr. Qian graduated from Peking University. During his 9 years living in the U.S., he received a doctorate degree from University of Southern California and two Masters degrees from University of Hawai’i, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a leadership certificate from East West Center.
Dr. Qian had been Governor for Wellington College China, Headmaster for Peide School, Associate Director for Beanstalk International Bilingual School, Director for International Education at Communication University of China, Division Principal for International School of the Peninsula, Clinical Professor at Loyola Marymount University.
He has published 9 books and given hundreds of talks at education conferences within and beyond China. As an independent researcher, after visiting more than 300 schools and institutions in 12 countries, with his apprentices, he founded UNSCHOOL Lifelong Learning Community, dedicated to realizing education equity through innovation.
Dr. Qian will co-host the hour with YEE Education, a company that strives to enrich student learning experience in China through entrepreneurship education.