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Cho-yun Hsu, Chinese History educator. Recipient Asian Studies Program award UCIS, U. Pittsburgh, 1967; Fulbright-Hays research fellow, 1978. Board of directors Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation, since 1989. Member Academia Sinica Taiwan, Council Academie Sinica, Association Asian Studies, American Association Chinese Studies (president 1985-1987), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hsu, Cho-yun was born on July 10, 1930 in Amoy, China. Came to the United States, 1970. Son of Feng-chao and Ying (Tsang) Hsu.

Education

Bachelor, National Taiwan University, 1953. Master of Arts, National Taiwan University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1962.

HHD, University Khust, 2000. HHD (honorary), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, 2000. HHD (honorary), China University Hong Kong.

Career

Assistant research fellow, 1956-1962. Associate research fellow Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 1962-1967. Research fellow Institute History and Philology, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 1967-1970.

Associate professor National Taiwan University, 1962-1965, professor, 1965-1970, chairman, 1963-1970. Professor history and sociology University Pittsburgh, 1970-1983, university professor, 1983-1998, university professor emeritus, since 1999. Weilun chair, professor history Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1991-1998, honorary professor, since 1998.

John Burns professor University Hawaii, 1996. Semans visiting professor Duke University, 1999—2001. Distinguished chair Academia Sinica, 1999-2000.

Y.K. Pao chair, professor Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2001.

Works

Membership

Board directors Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation, since 1989, Hwanying Foundation, since 1998. Member Academia Sinica Taiwan (academician), Council Academie Sinica, Association Asian Studies (Distinguished Contribution award 2004), American Association Chinese Studies (president 1985-1987), Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: reading.

Connections

Married Man-li Sun, February 9, 1969. 1 child, Leo.

father:
Feng-chao Hsu

mother:
Ying (Tsang) Hsu

spouse:
Man-li Sun

child:
Leo Hsu