Danhong Yu is professor, Curator (since 2018) and former Dean of Music Education Department (2002-2018) at Shanghai Conservatory of Music and Vice Chairman of the Chinese Society of Music Education (since 2019), Deputy Director of the Academic Committee of the Chinese Music Education (since 2015) and a Board member of the Shanghai Musicians Association (since 2002). Host of APSMER in Shanghai (2009)，Host of CEPROM of ISME in Shanghai (2010). Editor of China Music Education Yearbook and National Standard High School Music Textbook (Shanghai Music Publishing House).
Curator of Shanghai Conservatory of Music (2018- ), Dean of Music Education department (2001-2018), Professor (2008- ), Vice Professor in Shanghai Conservatory of Music (2002-2008), Editor of CSSCI Journal Art of Music and Journal China Music Education, Director of the Music Education Teaching Research Center in Shanghai. Editor-in-chief of the China Music Education Yearbook (Since 2010) Editor-in-chief of National Standard High School Music Textbook (Shanghai Music publishing house, 2020) Vice Chairman of the Chinese Society of Music Education (2019- ) Deputy Director of the Academic Committee of the Chinese Music Education (2015- ) Board Member of the Shanghai Musicians Association (2002- ) Member of the American Educational Research Association (AERA, 2018- ) Honorary Member of the Czech Republic Music Education Association (2017- ) International Member of NAfME (2014- ) Board Member of APSMER (2009, 2013) Member of ISME (2006- ) Visiting scholar at the Music School of Illinois University (Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, 2008), at Orff Foundation in Munich and the Orff Institute in Salzburg (2000). Keynote Speaker of APSMER in Macau, July15-19th, 2019 Host of CEPROM of ISME in Shanghai Conservatory of Music, July 27-31st 2010 Host of APSMER in Shanghai Conservatory of Music, June 24-28th 2009 Joined ISME Conference in 2006, 2008, 2010 Joined APSMER Conference in 2009, 2013, 2015, 2019 Guest professor at Guangxi Normal University (2016), at Shan Dong Normal University (2014- ), at Fu Dan University (2010- ), at Shanghai University (2008- ) Published 21 papers on national journals, edited and published 39 music education research books, 2 translation books, and edited 12 Music textbooks for national high school, Produced 39 series of documentaries "Music Education in China (MEiC)" (2015- ).