Chen Baosheng, male, Han nationality, is a native of Lanzhou City of Gansu Province. He was born in 1956, started to work in 1974 and joined CPC in 1984. Chen graduated from Party School of the CPC Central Committee with a Master Degree in 2005. He served as Vice-President and Secretary-General of the CPC Central Party School from 2008 to 2013. Chen was an alternate member of 17th CPC Central Committee. He served as Vice-President of the Chinese Academy of Governance from 2012 to 2016.
He was a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and is a Member of the 19th CPC Central Committee. In 2016 he became Minister of Education.