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Biotechnologist , chemist , educator , Foundation administrator , consultant

Cheng Allen Chang, American chemist, biotechnologist, educator, foundation administrator, consultant. Achievements include patents for quantitative analyzing enzyme inhibitor.


Chang, Cheng Allen Son of Lung-Sheng Chang and Chieh-Hsien Li.


Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1978.


Associate professor University Texas, El Paso, 1980—1988. Group leader Aluminum Company America, Pittsburgh, 1986—1987, Bristol-Meyers Squibb Company, Princeton, New Jersey, 1987—1990. Vice president Nycomed Salutar, Inc., Sunnyvale, California, 1990—1992.

Professor, founding director Department and Institute Biological Science and Technology, National Chiao-Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 1994—2009. Director, senior consultant Apex Biotechnology Corporation, 2002—2009. Consultant Institute Nuclear Energy Research, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, since 2002.

Member board directors Allied Biotech Corporation, Taipei, since 2005, Pac-Link BioVentures, Taipei, since 2006. Dean School biomedical Science and Engineering, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, since 2009.


  • Achievements include patents for quantitative analyzing enzyme inhibitor.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications on chemistry and medicine.


Member organizing committee Shih-Lin Senior Citizen Center, Taipei, 1999—2009. Member board directors Bread Life Christian Church in Shilin, 2000—2009. Member of Taiwanese Society Molecular Imaging (president since 2009), American Chemical Society, Chinese Chemical Society (Taipei).


Married Ko-Ling Huang. Children: Christopher C., Catherine C.

Lung-Sheng Chang

Chieh-Hsien Li

Ko-Ling Huang

Christopher C. Chang

Catherine C Chang