School of Arts and Humanities

The School of Arts and Humanities, founded in 1998, offers 5 disciplines in art design, fine arts, art history and theory, cultural industry management and advertising, including 6 sub-disciplines, namely, histories of art and design, fine art history and theory, art history and theory, artwork identification and restoration, design management, and advertising planning and management.The 5 disciplines are rated as the state-level or the provincialfirst-class disciplines. The teaching team of folk art, art design and design management has been awarded as provincial excellent teaching team in Shandong Province.

There are 42 professional teachers, including 32 doctors and 8 masters.Among them, there are 8 professors, 15 associate professors and 19 lecturers.2 professors enjoy special government allowances of the State Council, and another 2 won the title of National Outstanding Teacher,4 teachers won the title of Youth and Middle-aged Experts with Outstanding Contribution in Shandong Province,also 2 teachers were awarded withthe title of Distinguished Teacher in Shandong Province.

In recent years, the school has held and participated in more than 40 national and provincial key scientific research projects,such as the special commissioned projects of the National Social Science Fund of China; more than 50 academic books were published, together with more than 400 papers published in academic journals such as Literature, History and Philosophy,Decoration,Art Observation, etc. The scientific research achievements have won more than 50 awards at the provincial level, such as the First Prize of Literary Review Award of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles, the First Prize of Outstanding Achievements in Social Sciences of Shandong Province and the First Prize of Taishan Literature and Art Award.