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consultant , language educator

Robert Kwanhwan Lin, Chinese language educator, consultant. Fellow, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1977, Federal Bilingual, Department Education, 1978-1980. Adviser Ministry Economics, Taipei, 1984—1985.

Background

Lin, Robert Kwanhwan was born on July 7, 1937 in Canton, Kwangtong, China. Arrived in the United States, 1963. Son of Chuan-fu Lin and Hui-Chin Chen.

Education

Bachelor, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1960. Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1965. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy, University San Francisco, 1983.

Career

Teacher English Chung-li (Taiwan) High School, 1961—1962. Instructor Woodbury University.A., 1965—1966. Instructor, associate library Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Missouri, 1966—1970, associate professor history, 1971—1978.

Associate professor English National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1984—1985. Public Everyman's Bilingual Public, 1985—1987. Consultant Lin's Bilingual Education Consulting, San Fracisco, from 1987.

Fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1978. Commentator World Journal, Millbrae, California, from 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) English Composition, 1984, Parallels in English, 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Adviser Ministry Economics, Taipei, 1984—1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Carpentry, birdwatching, hiking, classical music, reading.

Connections

Married Deborah Shieh, February 22, 1964. Children: Bryan Hsia-pin, Hsia-Lynn, Hsia-Min.

father:
Chuan-fu Lin

mother:
Hui-Chin Chen

spouse:
Deborah Shieh

children:
Bryan Hsia-pin Lin

Hsia-Lynn Lin

Hsia-Min Lin