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Education educator

Lucy Sun Hwang, Chinese education educator. Named to Ten Outstanding Young Women of Republican of China, Taipei, Taiwan, 1986; recipient Best Teacher award Department Education, China, 1993, Outstanding Research award National Science Council, China, 1995, Oustanding Teaching award National Taiwan University, 2000.

Background

Hwang, Lucy Sun was born on April 6, 1948 in Taipei, Taiwan, China. Daughter of Yun S. Sun and Lily Yu.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, National Taiwan University, 1970. Master of Science in Chemistry, University Virginia, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Food Science, Rutgers University, 1976.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow food science department, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1975-1976; senior scientist, Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc., Nutley, New Jersey, 1976-1978; assistant professor, National Taiwan U., Taipei, 1978-1982; professor, researcher, National Taiwan U., Taipei, since 1982. Visiting professor Rutgers University, 1986.

Membership

Fellow Institute Food Technologists, International Academy Food Science and Technology. Member American Oil Chemist's Society, Chinese Institute of Food Science and Technology (board directors since 1983, president 1996-1998, Academy Achievement award 1985), Chine Agricultural Chemical Society (board directors since 1984, president 1991-1993, Science Achievement award 1991), Biomass Energy Society of China (board directors since 1986), American Chemical Society.

Connections

Daughter of Yun S. Sun and Lily Yu. M. Jenn-Tai Hwang, August 16, 1972. Children: Eric, Emily.

father:
Yun S. Sun

mother:
Lily Yu

spouse:
Jenn-Tai Hwang

child:
Eric Hwang

child:
Emily Hwang