There are 1557 faculty members, of whom 334 are professors, 1 academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 4 academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 foreign associate of U.S. National Academy of Sciences, 2 academicians of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World,6 chief scientists of National Project 973, 2 chairmen of international academic organizations, 6 members of Discipline Evaluation Panel of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council, 17 winners of National Outstanding Youth Science Foundation Award, 4 National Prominent Teachers, 7 National-level Teaching Teams and 38 national, ministerial and provincial level science and technology innovation teams.