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Biochemist , researcher

Shih-Jiun Yin, Chinese biochemist, researcher. Recipient Outstanding Research award National Science Council, 2000. Lieutenant Taiwan Air Force, 1969-1970. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Chinese Bio-chemical Society (editorial board 1992-1996), Research Society on Alcoholism, International Society for biomedical Research on Alcoholism, European Society for biomedical Research on Alcoholism.

Background

Yin, Shih-Jiun was born on November 27, 1946 in Hsuchow, China. Arrived in Taiwan, 1949. Son of Shau-Chian and Hwei-Shan (Wu) Yin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Botany, National National Chung-Hsing University University, Taichung, Taiwan. Master of Science in Biochemistry, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Indiana University, 1984.

Career

Teaching assistant, National National Chung-Hsing University U., Taichung, 1970-1972; assistant researcher, Tri-Svc. General Hospital, Taipei, 1974-1978; from instructor to associate professor, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1978-1988; professor, biochemistry department, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, since 1989; biochemistry department head, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1990-1996; chief biochemistry research laboratory, Tri-Svc. General Hospital, Taipei, 1984-1997.

Visiting scientist Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1989. Visiting professor Indiana U. School Medicine, Indianapolis, 1992. Speaker in field.

Membership

Lieutenant Taiwan Air Force, 1969-1970. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Chinese Bio-chemical Society (editorial board 1992-1996), Research Society on Alcoholism, International Society for biomedical Research on Alcoholism, European Society for biomedical Research on Alcoholism.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, music, hiking, overseas traveling.

Connections

Married Yung-Mei Chen, June 21, 1969. Children: Ho-An, Chih-An.

father:
Shau-Chian Yin

mother:
Hwei-Shan (Wu) Yin

spouse:
Yung-Mei Chen

child:
Ho-An Yin

child:
Chih-An Yin