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Ta-Tung Jacob Chang

Ta-Tung Jacob Chang, Chinese diplomat. Bar: New York 1991. Second lieutenant Republic of China Army, 1973-1975. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, New York State Bar Association, International LAw Association, Chinese Society International Law, Indiana University Alumni Association, George Washington University Alumni Association.

Background

  • Chang, Ta-Tung Jacob was born on May 28, 1951 in Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. Son of Chenp-Ping C. and Shu-Chen Chin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, National Taiwan University, Republic of China, 1973. Master of Laws, Indiana University, 1978. Doctor of Juridical Science, George Washington University, 1988.

    Career

    • Executive director Chinese American Society, Washington, 1986-1988. Staff consultant Coordinator Council N. American Affairs, 1988-1994. Section chief, senior specialist, assistant director general Minister Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Republic of China, 1994-1997.

      Deputy director Taipei Economic & Cultural Republican Office in the United States, Washington, 1997-1999, director, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1991.

    Works

    • Associate editor Chinese Yearbook of International Law and Affairs, since 1993.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Second lieutenant Republic of China Army, 1973-1975. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, New York State Bar Association, International LAw Association, Chinese Society International Law, Indiana University Alumni Association, George Washington University Alumni Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, chinese opera, music.

    Connections

    • Married Holen Helen, January 21, 1984. Children: Sandra K., Maria K.
    • father: Chenp-Ping C.
    • mother: Shu-Chen Chin
    • spouse: Holen Helen
    • children: Sandra K. Chang
    • Maria K. Chang
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    Born March 28, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han