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Editor , Philosopher

Van Doàn Tran, Vietnamese, Austrian philosopher, editor. Research grantee Chiang Ching Qwo Foundation, Taiwan, 1992-1995, National Council Sciences, Taiwan, 1992-1997.

Background

Tran, Van Doàn was born on October 4, 1948 in Ninh-Binh, Vietnam. Son of Van Doan Tran and Thi Hoa (Roi) Pham.

Education

Bachelor, Urban University, Rome, 1971. Master of Arts, Latran University, Rome, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Innsbruck University, Austria, 1975.

Doctor of Science, Paris University, 1976. Habilitation, Salzburg University, Austria, 1978.

Career

Lector International Studies Gruppe, Innsbruck, 1975-1977, Salzburg University, 1977-1978. Associate professor Fujen University, Taiwan, 1980-1985, National Taiwan University, 1985-1988, professor philosophy, since 1988. Visiting professor University Vienna, Austria, since 1996, Peking (China) University, 1996-1997.

Visiting research professor Catholic University American, Washington, 1977. General secretary Asian Association Catholic Philosophers, 1989-1994.

Membership

President Students Association, Dalat, 1967, Vietnamese Students' Club, Rome, 1972. Coordinator Refugee Service, Austria, 1976-1978. Advisor Chinese Bischofs Conference, 1991-1994.

Member International Society for Metaphysics (board directors since 1991), Chinese Philosophical Association (board directors since 1995), Asian Association Philosophers (founder).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing organ, ping pong/table tennis, classical music, fishing.

Connections

Married Chun Fang Liu, June 12, 1982. 1 child, Anh.

father:
Van Doan Tran Pham

mother:
Thi Hoa (Roi) Pham

spouse:
Chun Fang Liu

child:
Anh Tran