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language educator , linguistic researcher

Chauncey Cheng-hsi Chu, Chinese language educator, linguistic researcher. Recipient Distinguished Teaching award, University Florida, 1975. Member of Gulf Teachers English Speakers Other Languages Association, Linguistics Association Canada and United States, Southeastern Conference Linguistics (president 1981-1982), Chinese Language Teachers Association, Linguistic Society America.

Background

Chu, Chauncey Cheng-hsi was born on November 21, 1930 in Jiangsu, China. Arrived in United States, 1963. Son of He-Lin and Wan-Yue (Mao) Chu.

Education

Bachelor, Taiwan Normal University, 1953. Master of Arts, Taiwan Normal University, 1959. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1970.

Career

English instructor Tainan 2nd High School, Taiwan, 1954—1957. Instructor, assistant professor Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, 1959—1967. Assistant to associate professor University Florida, Gainesville, 1970—1984, professor language, since 1984, director linguistic program, 1979—1982.

Member academy advisory board University Central China, Wuhan, since 1982. With United States Air Force, 1955-1957.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editorial board member Student Book Company, Taipei, since 1979, Journal Chinese Language Teachers, since 1986.

Membership

Member of Gulf Teachers English Speakers Other Languages Association, Linguistics Association Canada and United States, Southeastern Conference Linguistics (president 1981-1982), Chinese Language Teachers Association, Linguistic Society America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, swimming, basketball, reading, classical music.

Connections

Married Cheng-Yung Yang, February 28, 1966. Children: Jerome, Gary.

father:
He-Lin Chu

mother:
Wan-Yue (Mao) Chu

spouse:
Cheng-Yung Yang

children:
Gary Chu

Jerome Chu