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entomology curator , researcher

Cheng-Shing Lin, Chinese entomology curator, researcher. Recipient Excellent Service award Ministry of Education, Taichung, 1992.

Background

Lin, Cheng-Shing was born on May 11, 1943 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Son of Yeh-Mao and Wu-Mei Lin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Chung-Hsing University University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1967. Master of Science, North Dakota State University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hawaii, 1979.

Career

Curator Taiwan Museum, Taipei, 1980-1984. Associate professor Hung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1981-1991, Tunghai (Taiwan) University, 1984-1990, professor, since 1991. Curator National Museum Natural Science, Taichung, since 1984.

Director department zoology Taiwan Museum, 1980-1984. Director division collection and research National Museum Natural Science, 1986-1989, 94-96.

Membership

Member education committee Young Men’s Christian Association, Taichung, 1984-1986. Vice chairman entomology committee Chinese Animal Protection Society, Taipei, 1984. Elder Lishing Presbyterian Church, Taichung, 1995-1997.

Second lieutenant Chinese Air Forces, 1967-1968. Member Lepidopterist's Society (vice president 1994), Entomological Society Japan, Japan Heterocerists' Society, Chinese Entomological Society (secretary general 1999-2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping pong/table tennis, bible study, stamp collecting/philately, gardening.

Connections

Married Mei-Huei Kung, June 4, 1973. Children: Shih-Fan, Ya-Fan.

father:
Yeh-Mao Lin

mother:
Wu-Mei Lin

spouse:
Mei-Huei Kung

child:
Shih-Fan Lin

child:
Ya-Fan Lin