Chief, Knowledge Management Branch, Division for Public Administration and Development Management
Ms. Haiyan Qian is currently the Chief of Knowledge Management Branch and Chief Manager of the United Nations Online Network in Public Administration - UNPAN, Division for Public Administration and Development Management, Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations. Since joining the Department, Ms. Qian has served as a senior economic affairs officer, focusing on knowledge and networking management and development through ICTs; public and private sector development; and the management of technology, environment and conversion in the context of economic restructuring for sustainable development respectively. Prior to that, she worked for other UN agencies and the Chinese Government in the area of science and technology for development. She received BA in Beijing, China and MPA at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, USA.