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Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) has nearly 10 000 employees, including over 6 000 technicians. Of whom, 49% of the employees have obtained master’s degree or above.

Totally, 27 senior scientists of CAAS have been invited as academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE). Nowadays, eleven ...

Talent Program


Attracting and Retaining Top TalentAs a top internationally recognized institution, CAAS attracts some of the top scientists from within China and around the globe. There are currently 5,306 technical professionals at CAAS, 2,319 of whom are at a senior level. Currently, two CAAS scientists serve as academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and nine serve ...

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Research Teams

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