University of California at San Diego "Taiwan Research Grant Project in University of California at San Diego"2011/1/1~2013/12/31
  • Project Description

     The project aims to

    1. Cultivate future international talents of Taiwan studies
    2. Enhance academic exchange between Taiwan and USA
    3. Sign MOU with research universities in Taiwan for mutual collaboration
    4. Hold international academic conferences, promoting  cross-regional incorporation of Taiwan studies  
    5. Publish books of Taiwan Studies, promoting visibility of Taiwan in international academic fields 
  • Outcome Feature Description

     1) The project has selected 4 graduate students from Japan and Korea to engage in Chinese learning and Taiwan  studies in National Taiwan University, National Taiwan Normal University and Central Library

     2)  4 graduate students made comparative analysis among Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Manchuria  in their doctoral theses and now they take the position of assistant professors in Korea and USA (California State University )

    3) UCSD has signed MOU with National Central University, National Chung Hsing University, National Sun Yat-sen University, National Cheng Kung University, National Taiwan Normal University   and National Taiwan University, enhancing bilateral collaboration and mutual visiting with faculty and students

    4)President and vice president of National Chung Hsing University and the dean of its Humanity Center all have visited UCSD, leading cross-national collaboration in all fields

    5)We conducted comparative research between Taiwan and various culture, regions in the world, representative scholars of Europe, USA, Taiwan (from Oxford, Harvard and National Taiwan University) all joined the  conference, presenting achievement of Taiwan studies from international middle and young generations and the performance was magnificent. These theses were published in 2015 (see Comparatizing Taiwan, Routledge)

    6)also had exchange with European Association of Taiwan Studies, publishing  Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Taiwan (2016)


    • School:University of California, San Diego
    • Continent:North America
    • Country\Area:United States of America