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Shin-Chan Yao, Chinese academic administrator. Certified in technical and management. Recipient Highest Certified with Honors Textile Engineering, Ministry of Examination, 1981. Director technical committee Taiwan Wool Industries Association, 1985-1986. Fellow Chinese Institute Engineers (Outstanding Professor Engineering 1991), India Textile Association (honorary); member Textile Research Institute.

Background

Yao, Shin-Chan was born on September 8, 1946 in Chungching, Szuchuan, China. Son of Gee-sung and Jer-lin (Wong) Yao.

Education

Diploma, Taipei Institute of Technology, Taiwan, 1967. Master of Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1972. Master of Philosophy, Leeds University, England, 1977.

Phd, Pacific National University, Russia, 2008.

Career

Lecturer, Feng-Chia U., Taichung, Taiwan, 1972-1973; associate professor, Taipei Institute Technology, 1977-1980; professor, head, Taipei Institute Technology, 1980-1990; head, Chinese Culture U., Taipei, 1985-1987; visiting professor, Hong-Kong Polytechnic, 1990-1991; president, China Textile Institute, Taipei, since 1992. Advisor China Textile Institute, Taipei, 1979-1990, chairman technical committee, 1989-1992. General secretary Chinese Institute Textile Engineers, Taipei, 1981-1990.

Achievements

  • Certified in technical and management.

Membership

Director technical committee Taiwan Wool Industries Association, 1985-1986. Fellow Chinese Institute Engineers (Outstanding Professor Engineering 1991), India Textile Association (honorary). Member Textile Research Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, reading.

Connections

Married Felicia Whi-Szu Chiang, March 31, 1973. Children: Li-Ching, Qu-Nian.

father:
Gee-Sung Yao

mother:
Jer-Lin (Wong) Yao

spouse:
Felicia Whi-Szu Chiang

child:
Li-Ching Yao

child:
Qu-Nian Yao