IEAS Visiting Scholars, Fellows, and Research Associates

Current Scholars, 2015-2016

Chen, Hsun-Mei, Graduate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/01/1501/31/16

Home InstitutionDepartment of Philosophy, National Taiwan University

FieldPhilosophy

Research TopicStatus of logical reasoning within Indo-Tibetan Buddhist tradition, especially Madhyamaka


Chen, Tzu-Ling, Graduate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionNational Cheng Kung University

FieldUrban Planning

Research TopicLand use planning for earthquake hazard mitigation — A case study in Taiwan


Chen, Yu-Ting, Graduate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionInstitute of China and Asia-Pacific Studies, National Sun Yat-sen University

FieldSocial Science

Research TopicWhat are major determinants in the development of a new economic, bilateral institution between Japan and Taiwan much like the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in No. America


Chow, Hsueh-Wen, Associate Professor, TUSA Visiting Scholar/Fulbright Scholar Program

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/15

Home InstitutionGraduate Institute of Physical Education, National Cheng Kung University

FieldHealth and Leisure Studies

Research TopicInvestigating the Benefits of Park-based Physical Activity for Seniors: A Comparison of Taiwan and the U.S. Using a Socio-Ecological Model


Li, Cho-Ying, Assistant Professor and Chair, TUSA Visiting Scholar/Fulbright Scholar Program

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionInstitute of History, National Tsing Hua University

FieldHumanities and Social Sciences

Research TopicHistoriographical Negotiation and Ouyang Xiu's Concept of Song Dynastic Legimacy


Tung, Chen-Yuan, Distinguished Professor & Director, TUSA Visiting Scholar/Fulbright Scholar Program

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionGraduate Institute of Development Studies, National Chengchi University

FieldInternational Affairs

Research TopicAssessing the predition accuracy of prediction markets


Wang, Chi-Shun, Gradutate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionDepartment of Diplomacy, National Chengchi University

FieldInternational Relations

Research TopicAnalysis of the importance of the South China Sea using a qualitative and quantative approach and case studies


Wang, Wan-Ting, Graduate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/14/1507/31/16

Home Institution

FieldHumanities

Research TopicExcavation of the history of the senses in a globalizing E. Asia in the 1930s-40s, with an emphasis on visuality and its relation to other senses in Taiwan, China and Japan


Yang, Tsung-Hua, Graduate Student, TUSA Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates08/01/1507/31/16

Home InstitutionDepartment of English, National Chengchi University

FieldLiterature

Research TopicRobinsonade — The rewritings of Daniel Defoe's novel, "Robinson Crusoe" (1719) — in contemporary literature


Note: TUSA scholars are at IEAS via the Top University Strategic Alliance program.