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Full time Professors


Paichi Pat Shein(Chair, Institute of Education)


Ph.D., Education, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Education for sustainable development, environmental education, STEM/STEAM education, informal science education, scientific and technological literacy, multicultural education, indigenous science education, curriculum and teaching theory.

* Chair, Institute of Education, 2022-2021; Director, Center for Teacher Education, 2020-2021; General Secretary, Taiwan Education Research Association, 2021-2023; NSYSU Research Excellence Award, 2023; NSYSU Teaching Excellence Award, 2021-2022. NSYSU Exemplary Student Mentor, 2017-2018. Visiting scholar of University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Standford University, Oregon State University, and London School of Economics, 2016-2018.
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Ying-Yao Cheng (President, National Sun Yat-sen University)

Distinguished Professor

Ph.D., Education, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Educational psychology, creative thinking and teaching, educational administration and organizational management, educational measurement and assessment.

* NSYSU President. 2015 MOST Outstanding Research Award. 2015-2021 NSYSU Distinguished Professor. 2011 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award.
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Shu-Ching Yang

Distinguished Professor
Ph.D., Instructional systems Technology University of Indiana,USA Integrating technology into instruction, instructional technology, online learning, online friending, online game, information ethics, good at life and death, internet health literacy, network bullying, online cheating, internet pornography.

*2014, 2018, 2020, 2022 NSYSU Distinguished Professor. 2013, 2017 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award. 2011-2020 NSYSU Research Excellence Award. 2013, 2017 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award.
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Wen-Bin Chiou

Ph. D., Psychology, National Cheng-Chi University Developmental and Development psychology and educational psychology, social cognition, research methods.

*Dean, College of Social Sciences. 2011-2017 NSYSU Distinguished Professor. 2012-2013 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award.
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Pei-I Chou

Ph.D., Educational, National Taiwan Normal University Curriculum & Instruction

Curriculum theories, curriculum development and design, curriculum integration, sociology of education, globalization and education, postmodernism and education, textbook research.

*2020-2021 NSYSU Research Excellence Award. 2019-2020 NSYSU Teaching Excellence Award. 2009-2010 NSYSU Exemplary Student Mentor.
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Hsueh-Hua Chuang

Ph. D., Curriculum and Instructional Technology, Iowa State University, USA Technology adoption at schools, technological pedagogical content knowledge, multimedia learning, technology and language learning.

Director, International Graduate Program of Education and Human Development. 2015-2016 NSYSU Distinguished Professor. 2014-2015 NSYSU Outstanding Teaching Award. 2013-2014 NSYSU Teaching Excellence Award. 2011-2020 NSYSU Research Excellence Award. 2016-2017 Fulbright Senior Scholar.
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Ching-Lin Shih


Ph.D., Psychology (Psychometrics), National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Item response theory, computerized testing

*2022-2023 NSYSU Research Excellence Award. 2015-2016 NSYSU Distinguished Junior Research Scholar. 2014-2015 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award, Young Scholar. 2019-2020 Visiting associate professor of University of British Columbia


Wen Cheng


Ph.D., Experimental Psychology, University of Texas at Arlington, USA

Social and personality development psychology, learning motivation, cognitive dissonance theory, text mining, social networking behaviors.

**2020 MOE Outstanding Teaching Practice Advisor, Excellence in Teaching Practice Award. 2019-2023 NSYSU Excellence of Industry-academia Cooperation Award. 2017-2018 NSYSU Outstanding Teaching Award. 2015-2017 NSYSU Teaching Excellence Award. 2015-2016 NSYSU Exemplary Student Mentor.
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Li-Ming Chen

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Institute of Education, National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan

School bullying, wisdom, grounded theory method, Rasch measurement.

*2018-2019 NSYSU Distinguished Junior Research Scholar. 2017-2018 NSYSU Outstanding Research Award, Young Scholar. 2016-2017 NSYSU Exemplary Student Mentor. 2016-2018, 2019-2021 NSYSU Research Excellence Award.
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Ya-Chun Feng

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.,  Psychology, King’s  College London, United Kingdom

Clinical psychology, Experimental psychology, Event-related potentials (ERPs), Cognitive mechanisms and interventions for  emotional disorders

E-mail: ycfeng@g-mail.nsysu.edu.tw