|President of Jilin Bank|
January 2008 – June 2012
|Concurrent post||Communist Party Secretary|
|Executive Vice Governor of Jilin|
May 2007 – January 2008
|Communist Party Secretary of Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture|
January 2001 – December 2004
|Preceded by||Wang Rulin|
|Succeeded by||Deng Kai|
|Communist Party Secretary of Jilin City|
February 1998 – January 2001
|Preceded by||Zhao Jiazhi|
|Succeeded by||Wang Zhaohuan|
|Born||October 1947 (age 73)|
Kuandian Manchu Autonomous County, Liaoning, China
|Political party||Communist Party of China (1971–2012; expelled)|
|Alma mater||Northeast Normal University|
Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Tian Xueren (born October 1947) is a former Chinese politician who spent most of his career in Northeast China's Jilin province. He was investigated by the Communist Party of China's anti-graft agency in July 2012. He served as Communist Party Secretary and President of Jilin Bank from 2007 to 2012, and Executive Vice Governor of Jilin between 2004 and 2008.
Tian was born and raised in Kuandian Manchu Autonomous County, Liaoning. He graduated from Northeast Normal University and Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
He began his political career in October 1958, and joined the Communist Party of China in October 1971.
He served as Deputy Head of Jilin Provincial Civil Affairs in 1985, and six years later promoted to the head position. In March 1994 he was promoted to become Deputy Communist Party Secretary of Changchun, capital of Jilin province, a position he held until 1997. Then he became the Deputy Communist Party Secretary of Jilin city, rising to Communist Party Secretary the next year. In January 2001 he served as Communist Party Secretary of Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, at the same time as holding the post of a Standing Committee of CPC Jilin Provincial Committee. In May 2007, he was appointed Executive Vice Governor of Jilin, he remained in that position until January 2008, when he was appointed Communist Party Secretary and President of Jilin Bank.
On November 5, 2011, he was suspected of "serious violations of discipline", said one-sentence statement issued by the ruling Communist Party's corruption watchdog body, the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI).
In July 2012, he was expelled from the Communist Party of China and removed from office. On July 6, 2012, he was arrested by the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau. On November 1, 2013, he was sentenced to life imprisonment for taking over 19.19 million yuan in bribes, and all his personal property was confiscated. In July 2018, his sentence was commuted from life to 22 years.