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Fu-liang Chang

Chang Fu-liang was an outstanding professor who graduated from several universities, later he was known as a rural worker.


  • Mr. Chang was born in Shanghai, China, March 9, 1889.

  • Education

    • Chang Fu-liang received his preliminary education at St. John's University between 1903 and 1909. In 1909 he went to America in the first group of Indemnity students.

      In 1913 Chang Fu-liang recieved a Bachelor of Philosophy degree from Yale University, in 1915 - Master of Foresty degree. Besides, he became a holder of a graduate scholarship at Harvard University in Chinese dendrology and landscape architecture in the period from 1921 to 1922. In 1927 Chang Fu-liang became a post-graduate student in agriculture at the University of Georgia with Master of Science degree.


    • Between 1915 and 1921 Chang Fu-liang was a professor of botany and forestry at Yale-in-China College, Changsha. From 1922 to 1926 he was a professor at Yale-in-China College and dean of the Middle School department. Chang Fu-liang made an extensive field study on China's rural conditions between 1927 and 1929. He also took a position of a rural secretary of the National Christian Council of China.


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    Fu-liang Chang
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    Born March 9, 1889
    • 1913
      Yale University
      Yale University New Haven, CT 06520, United States
    • 1915
      Yale University
      Yale University New Haven, CT 06520, United States
    • 1927
      University of Georgia
      Athens, GA 30602, United States
    • 1903 - 1909
      St. John's University
      8000 Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica, NY 11439, United States
    • 1915 - 1921
      professor of botany and forestry, Yale-in-China College
      Changsha, China
    • 1921 - 1922
      Harvard University
      Massachusetts Hall Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
    • 1922 - 1926
      dean, Middle School department
    • 1922 - 1926
      professor, Yale-in-China College
      Changsha, China
    • 1927 - 1929
      study on China's rural conditions
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