Education is the foundation of a long-term project; teachers are the foundation of education in the long run. Persisting in the concept of “talents inject life into school; talents inject prosperity into school”, taking talents cultivation as the basic task, DPU has cultivated many academic talents and key teachers who are of lofty character, solid expertise, great academic accomplishments, modern education ideas, enterprising ability, organizing ability and coordinating ability. Now DPU possesses about 900 full-time teachers, among whom there is one academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, about 400 professors & associate professors, about 300 supervisors for master students & doctoral students (including the external supervisors),eleven“Famous Teachers” of Liaoning Province, five “Specialty Leaders” of universities in Liaoning Province, two “Enterprising Scholars” of universities in Liaoning Province, 17 teachers listed in the Hundred-Level of “Hundred-Thousand-10 Thousand Talents Project” of Liaoning Province, one “Pilot Talent” of Liaoning Province, two “Excellent Experts” of Liaoning Province, 28 experts enjoying Special Government Allowance from the State Council and five“Distinguished Visiting Professors” of Liaoning Province.
Persisting in the school motto---“wide learning & profound thinking, practice emphasizing & innovation achieving”, the teaching staff of DPU have been innovating, pioneering and enterprising, who are of lofty pursuit, good morality, profound knowledge. They have been fulfilling the obligation of talents cultivation, scientific research, social service and culture inheritance on the way of building DPU into a featured teaching-researching university of high level.