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sociologist

Ya Ko Wang, American sociologist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Organization of Women, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Sociological Association, Midwest Sociological Society, International Studies Association, Third World Studies Association, Amnesty International, National Geography Society, Feminist Scholar Association, Women Studies Center, Gender Equity Education Council.

Background

Wang, Ya Ko was born on February 22, 1956 in Keelung, Taiwan, Republic of China.

Education

Business Level, Chung Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1980. Master of Arts, Marquette University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Loyola University, Chicago, 1992.

Career

Research assistant Marquette University, Milwaukee, 1983-1984, research associate, 1984-1985, Loyola University, Chicago, 1986-1991. Professor National Chung Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1991-1999, National Taipei University, since 2000, chairman, since 2001. Specialist People's Republic China study, third world development and social movement.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Organization of Women, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Sociological Association, Midwest Sociological Society, International Studies Association, Third World Studies Association, Amnesty International, National Geography Society, Feminist Scholar Association, Women Studies Center, Gender Equity Education Council.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bridge, swimming, basketball, jogging, chinese chess.