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educator , Political scientist

Yung-tai Hung, Chinese political scientist, educator. Recipient Excellence in College and University Teaching, Minister of Education, 1991.


Hung, Yung-tai was born on June 15, 1948 in Earlin, Changhua, Taiwan. Son of Yun-lien Hung and Chieh Wang.


Bachelor, National Taiwan University, 1974. Master of Arts, University Illinois-Urbana, 1977. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1981.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1984.


Specialist Minister of Health, Taipei, Taiwan, 1984. Associate professor Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1984—1993. Research fellow National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1993—2000.

Professor National Taiwan University, Taiwan, since 2000. Chief editor Taiwanese Political Science Review, Taipei, since 2001. Founder, chairman department statistics Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1984—1992.

Director Election Study Center National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1997—2000. Chief editor Journal Electoral Studies, Taipei, Taiwan, 1994—1995. Consultant Broadcasters Market Research, Taipei, 2001—2005.


Auditor Taipei Civic Education Foundation, since 2005. Board directors The Shih-Chien Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan, 2002. Chairman of board Taipei Civic Education Foundation, 2001—2004, auditor, since 2005, chairman, 2002—2004.

Chairman of board Transparency International Taiwan, since 2006. Consultant Taipei City Government, 1998, Research, Development and Evaluation Commission Executive Yuan, Taipei, Taiwan, 1997. Member of American Association for Public Opinion Research, Taiwanese Political Science Association (life), Chinese Statistical Association (life.

Board of Directors 1999).


  • Other Interests

    Go, jogging, bridge.


Married Hui-po Wang; 1 child Rowan.

Yun-lien Hung

Chieh Wang

Hui-po Wang

Rowan Hung