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educator , not-for-profit developer , Political scientist

Yeong-Kuang Ger, Chinese political scientist, not-for-profit developer, educator. Named one of Ten Outstanding Young Persons, 1993; recipient Research award, National Science Commission, Lien Cheng-Tong award, 2005, Doctor Sun Yat-sen Academy award, 2005; Doctor Sun Yat-sen scholar, Chinese Nationalist Party.

Background

Ger, Yeong-Kuang was born on November 27, 1954 in I-Lan County, Taiwan.

Education

Bachelor in Political science, National Taiwan University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1985.

Career

Professor department political science National Taiwan University, Taipei, since 1985. Secretary general World League for Freedom and Democracy, since 2004. Visiting professor E. Asian Institute Columbia University, New York City, 1988.

Central committee Chinese Nationalist Party, Taipei, since 1993. Chairman Graduate Institute National Development, Taipei, 1996—1998. Deliberative committee Center for Asian Studies Chu Hai College, Hong Kong.

Member referendum review committee Executive Yuan, since 2006.

Membership

Director China Youth Corporation, Taipei, 1986—1988. Secretary general WLFD-Republic of China Chapter, 1991—1994. Member research, development, and evaluation commission Government of Taiwan, 1996—2000.

Secretary general Intellectual Youth Headquarters, Chinese Nationalist Party, 1988—1991. Vice chairman International Young Democratic Union, London, 1991—1995. Member of Unity and Self-Reliance Association (secretary general), National Assembly, World Peace Professors Association (managing director since 2002), Sino-American Cultural & Economic Association since 2004, Mirror Society (president since 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, basketball, travel.

Connections

Married I-Chin Che, December 12, 1994. Children: Chen-Zu, Ming-Zu.

spouse:
I-Chin Che

child:
Chen-Zu Ger

child:
Ming-Zu Ger