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  • 2002 PhD, Department of Physiology, University of Oxford


  • Attending Physician, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital (1998/08~present)
  • Elected Visiting Fellow, Corpus Christi College, Oxford, United Kingdom (2011~2012)
  • Distinguished Professor, Departments of Pharmacology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University (2011/08~present)
  • Associate Dean for Research, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University (2013~2019)
  • Chairman, Department of Pharmacology, National Cheng Kung University (2014~2017)
  • Coordinator, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Medicinal Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, National Science and Technology Council (2015~2016)
  • Deputy Superintendent, National Cheng Kung University Hospital (2016~2019)
  • Superintendent, National Cheng Kung University Hospital (2019~2022)
  • President, National Cheng Kung University (2023/02~present)

Research Interests

  • Genomic medicine
  • Drug development
  • Molecular biology
  • Cellular physiology

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

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  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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