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Mechanical engineering educator

Wei-Chung Wang, Chinese mechanical engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Taiwan; certified engineer-in-training Texas. Recipient first place Reserve Officers' Training Corps, Commanding Office of the Chinese Army, Taiwan, 1977, Excellent Research award National Science Council, Taiwan, 1989, 92, 93.

Background

Wang, Wei-Chung was born on July 20, 1954 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Chun-Jen and Chu-Fen (Wu) Wang.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1976. Master of Science, Texas Technology University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1985.

Career

Assistant engineer Tang Eng Iron Works Company, Taipei, 1978-1979. Associate professor National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 1985-1990, professor, since 1990. Advisor Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taipei, 1987-1995, executive secretary, 1988-1991.

Executive director Tze-Chiang Foundation Science and Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 1994-2002. Director general department international cooperation National Science Council, Taiwan, 2003-2004.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Taiwan. Certified engineer-in-training Texas.

Membership

Second lieutenant Chinese Army Armor School, 1976-1978. Fellow Society for Experimental Mechanics. Member Chinese Metrology Society (life, executive director), Chinese Society Mechanical Engineers (life, associate executive director).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, music, travel, reading, movies.

Connections

Married Pey-Ying Jeng, January 20, 1983. Children: Chun-I, Chun-Hao.

father:
Chun-Jen Wang

mother:
Chu-Fen (Wu) Wang

spouse:
Pey-Ying Jeng

child:
Chun-I Wang

child:
Chun-Hao Wang