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educator , linguist

Jeffrey Chao-hui Tung, Chinese linguist, educator. Recipient Outstanding College Teaching award Education Ministry, Taipei, 1993. Second lieutenant Taiwan Army, 1954-1956. Member Linguistic Society of America, Linguistic Society Japan, English Linguistic Society Japan.

Background

Tung, Jeffrey Chao-hui was born on October 21, 1931 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Son of Chih Tung and Shun Chen.

Education

Bachelor, Taiwan University, Taipei, 1954. Master of Arts, Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, 1959. Master of Arts, University Texas, Austin, 1964.

Postgraduate, University California, Berkeley, 1967.

Career

Instructor Taiwan Normal University, 1960-1966. Translator Nippon Koei Tsengwen Reservoir Team, Taipei, Taiwan, 1967-1973. Associate professor English Taiwan Normal University, 1971-1983, professor English, 1983-1996.

Visiting professor linguistics Keio University, Tokyo, 1989-1991, institute associate, since 1991. Editor China Post, Taipei, 1959-1961, China News, Taipei, 1962-1963. Consultant Student Book Company, Taipei, since 1976, Education Ministry, Taipei, since 1985.

Membership

Second lieutenant Taiwan Army, 1954-1956. Member Linguistic Society of America, Linguistic Society Japan, English Linguistic Society Japan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Haiku, singing, swimming, hiking, train travel.

Connections

Married Wendy Chi-yuan Huang, November 23, 1956. Children: Thih-yuen Tung, Sophia Tung.

father:
Chih Tung

mother:
Shun Chen

spouse:
Wendy Chi-yuan Huang

child:
Thih-yuen Tung

child:
Sophia Tung