Research Team


Principal Investigator

Yi, Chin-Chun
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Family Sociology, Youth Studies, Gender Roles, and Urban Sociology
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Co-Investigators (2011-2016)

Yang, Wen-Shan
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Medical Sociology, Family Studies, and Research & Statistics Methodology
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Wu, Chyi-In
Ph.D., Iowa State University
Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Family Studies, Sociological Methodology, Mental Health, Social Network Analysis, and Information Society
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Jou, Yuh-Huey
Ph.D., Hiroshima University
Research Fellow, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Social Psychology, Interpersonal Communication, Stress & Social Support, Family Psychology, and Conjugal Relationship
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Tsai, Ming-Chang
Ph.D. in Sociology, State Uinversity New York at Stony Brook
Research Fellow, Research Center for Humanity and Social Science, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Compare Society in East Asia, Globalization, Quality of Life, and Social Indicators
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Wu, Ming-Yeh
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor, Department of Sociology, Soochow University
Research Expertise: Family & Social Policy, Family Studies, Adolescent Problems, Parent-Child Relation & Parental Role, and Gender Roles & Relations
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Huang, Lang-Wen
Ph.D., Cornell University
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Soochow University
Research Expertise: Sociology, Demography, Family Studies, and Research Methodology
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Chiao, Chi
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Professor, Institute of Health and Welfare Policy, National Yang-Ming University
Research Expertise: Population health, Social epidemiology, International health (HIV prevention), and Multilevel approach to understanding health issues
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Lin, Ju-Ping
Ph.D., National Taiwan University
Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, National Taiwan Normal University
Research Expertise: Intergenerational Relationship, Grandparents-Grandchildren Relationship, Family Life Education, Marriage Education, and Rural Extension Education
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Chen, Yu-Hua
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Associate Professor, Department of Bio-Industry Communication and Development, National Taiwan University
Research Expertise: Family Demography, Rural Community Development, Developmental Sociology, and Methodology in Social Research
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Chen, Wan-Chi
Ph.D., Department of Sociology, University of Chicago
Professor, Department of Sociology, National Taipei University
Research Expertise: Sociology of Education, Marriage and Family, Gender and Work, Adolescent Wellbeing, and Subjective Wellbeing
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Fan, Gang-Hua
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Soochow University
Research Expertise: Social Demography, Social Psychology, Sociology of Health and Illness, and Quantitative Methods
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Huang,Fung-Mey
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, National Taiwan University
Research Expertise: Labor Economics & Demography, Econometrics, and Health Economics
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Chen, Yi-Fu
Ph.D., University of Georgia
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Taipei University
Research Expertise: Sociology of Family, Health, Demography, and Social Welfare
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Shih, Yi-Ping
Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Fu-Jen Catholic University
Research Expertise: Cultural Sociology, Sociology of the Family, Social Inequality, Globalization Cultural Capital and Education, and Child and Adolescent
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Tai, Tsui-O
Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Taipei University
Research Expertise: Sociology of Family, Gender Studies, Life Course, Social Inequality, Demography, and Social Welfare
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Liu, Chia-Hua
Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Economics, Tamkang University
Research Expertise: Econometrics, Industrial Economics, and Industrial Organization
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Lin, Wen-Hsu
Ph.D., University of South Florida
Assistant Professor, Institute of Health and Welfare Policy, National Yang-Ming University
Research Expertise: Adolescent Development and Health Behaviors, and Life Course Research
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Hu, Li-Chung
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Cheng-Chi University
Research Expertise: Family Demography, Sociology of Health, Comparative Analyses, Methods and Statistics
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Chiang, Yi-Lin
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Cheng-Chi University
Research Expertise: Sociology of Education, Family Sociology, Ethnography, Chinese Elites.
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Kuo, Janet Chen-Lan
Ph.D., University of Texas-Austin
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Taiwan University
Research Expertise: Family Demography, Youth Studies
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Ma, Josef Kuo-Hsun
Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, National Taipei University
Research Expertise: Sociology of Education, Methods and Statistics
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Chang, Ying-Hwa
Ph.D., Princeton University
Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Family Studies, Sociological Investigation, Historical Sociology, and Urban Sociology
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Hsieh, Yeu-Sheng
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Distinguished Professor, Department of Agricultural Extension, National Taiwan University
Research Expertise: Social Stratification & Innovative Communication & Strategy for Consumer Behavior, Social Network, and Social Ecology & Rural Development
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Lin, Pen-Hsuan
Ph.D., National Taiwan University
Professor, Institute of Economics and Social Studies, National United University
Research Expertise: Hakka Studies, Religious Sociology, Educational Sociology, and Qualitative Research
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Pan, En-Ling
Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo
Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, National Taiwan Normal University
Research Expertise: Family Studies, Adolescent Studies, and Social Psychology
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Cheng, Yen-Hsin
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Research Expertise: Family Demography, Adolescent Development and Health Behaviors, and Life Course Research
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Research Consultants

Lin, Nan
Ph.D., Michigan State University
L. Tang Family Professor of Sociology of the Trinity College, Duke University
Research Expertise: Social Networks & Social Capital, Stratification/Mobility, Mental Health, and China
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Glen H Elder, Jr
Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Howard W. Odum Distinguished Professor of Sociology & Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Co-Director, Carolina Consortium on Human Development, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Director, Population and Aging, Carolina Population Center Training Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Research Expertise: Life Course
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Ronald L. Simons
Ph.D., Florida State University
Distinguished Research Professor of Department of Sociology, Baldwin Hall, University of Georgia
Research Fellow in the Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia
Research Expertise:
(a) The manner in which family processes, peer associations, and community context to influence risk for delinquency and emotional problems
(b) The causes and consequences of domestic violence
(c) Consequences of discrimination
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