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Museum director

Hsiao-Yi Chin, museum director. Recipient Order of Brilliant Star with Grand Cordon, President Office, Republic of China, 1975, Order of Resplendent Banner, President Office, Republic of China, award Ministry Education, Republic of China, 1967. President Chinese History Association, 1984-1989; director National Palace Museum, Republic of China, since 1983.

Background

Chin, Hsiao-Yi was born on February 11, 1921 in Hunan Province, Hengshan County, Republic of China.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Shanghai Law College, Republic of China. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Oklahoma City University.

Career

Secretary to President Chiang Kai-shek, Republic of China, 1941-1974. Tenure professor Chinese Culture University, Republic of China, since 1963. Professor National Taiwan University, Republic of China, 1974-1988, National Sun Yat-sen University, Republic of China, since 1981.

Chairman history committee Kuomintang Center Committee, since 1976. President Chinese History Association, Republic of China, 1984-1989. Director National Palace Museum, Republic of China, since 1983.

Membership

President Chinese History Association, 1984-1989. Director National Palace Museum, Republic of China, since 1983.

Connections

Married Hsu Hai-ping. Children: Chin Wu-yi, Chin Wu-huang, Chin Wu-tien, Chin Wu-yang.

spouse:
Hsu Hai-ping

children:
Chin Wu-huang Chin

Chin Wu-tien Chin

Chin Wu-yang Chin

Chin Wu-yi Chin