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Linguistics educator

Pang-Hsin Ting, Chinese Linguistics educator. Recipient Outstanding Scholar award National Science Foundation, 1985-1989. Second lieutenant Taiwanese Army, 1959-1961. Member International Association Chinese Linguistics (vice president 1992-1993, president 1993-1994), Chinese Language Teachers Association.

Background

Ting, Pang-Hsin was born on October 15, 1937 in Ju-Kao, Chiang-Su, China. Son of Ting-I and Sou-Yu (Li) Ting. came to the United States, 1989.

Education

Bachelor, National Taiwan University, 1959. Master of Arts, National Taiwan University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1972.

Career

Research assistant, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 1963-1964; from assistant research fellow to associate research fellow, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 1964-1975; research fellow, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 1975-1989; from associate professor to professor, National Taiwan U., Taipei, 1972-1989; professor Chinese linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 1989-1994; Agassiz professor, University of California, Berkeley, since 1994. Chairman linguistics section Institute History & Philology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 1973-1981, director, 1981-1989. Director Chao Yuen Ren Center for Chinese Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 1993-1995.

Membership

Second lieutenant Taiwanese Army, 1959-1961. Member International Association Chinese Linguistics (vice president 1992-1993, president 1993-1994), Chinese Language Teachers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, traveling.

Connections

Married Chi Chen, November 11, 1963. Children: Tsuo-Wen, Tsuo-Chi, Tsuo-Li.

father:
Ting-I Ting

mother:
Sou-Yu (Li) Ting

spouse:
Chi Chen

children:
Tsuo-Li Ting

Tsuo-Wen Ting

Tsuo-Chi Ting