Academia Sinica
National Taiwan Normal University
Tunghai University

Biodiversity Research Center
Wen-Hsiung Li
Ph.D., Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

Evolutionary genomics, molecular evolution, bioinformatics and computational biology, population genetics, human genetics
Shu-Miaw Chaw
Ph.D., Tulane University, USA

Evolution, phylogenetics, and functional genomics of seed plants
Chaolun Allen Chen
Ph.D., James Cook University, Australia

Evolutionary ecology and genetics of coral reefs, symbiosis, climate change biology
Benny K.K. Chan
Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong, HK

Intertidal and supply-side ecology, barnacle ecology, larval ecology
Sen-Lin Tang
Ph.D., University of Melbourne, Australia

Microbial biodiversity, genomics, metagenomics
Yoko Nozawa
Ph.D., Kyushu University, Japan

Coral reef ecology, marine biology/ecology
Sheng-Feng Shen
Ph.D., Cornell University, USA

Behavioral ecology, sociobiology, evolutionary game theory, climate change ecology
John Wang
Ph.D., Stanford University, USA

Genetics, genomics, behavior, and evolution of social insects, genome evolution in nematodes
Ryuji Machida
Ph.D., University of Tokyo, Japan

Marine ecology, phylogeography, genetic connectivity of marine metazoans, Zooplankton biodiversity, ecology, and evolution
Yin-Ru Chiang
Ph.D., University of Freiburg, Germany

Physiology and metabolism of bacteria, biodegradation and bioremediation, and microbial metabolomics
Isheng Jason Tsai
Ph.D., Imperial College, UK

Evolution of parasitism and pathogenicity. Ecological genomics of fungi and nematodes
Mao-Ning Tuanmu
Ph.D., Michigan State University, USA

Spatial ecology, ecoacoustics, biodiversity conservation, remote sensing
Chih-Ming Hung
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, USA

Evolution, Population genetics, genomics, phylogeography
Kuo-Fang Chung
Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Plant Taxonomy, Evolution, Population Genetics, Biogeography
Jen-Pan Huang
PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

Systematics, Conservation, The interface between Microevolutionary and Macroevolutionary processes
Ko-Hsuan Chen
PhD, Duke University, Department of Biology, USA

Microbial Ecology, Fungal Systematics, Plant-fungal symbiosis, Mycology, Microbiome
Yuan-Hao Hsu
Ph.D., University of California, Riverside, USA

Aging disease, biochemistry, medical applications of mass spectrometry
Chien-Hsiang Lin
PhD, Institute of Earth Science, Università degli Studi di Bari, Italy

Paleontology,Paleoecology,Conservation paleobiology,Marine ecology and conservation,Ichthyology and taxonomy,Otolith morphology

Agricultural Biotechnology Research Center
Lie-Fen Shyur
Ph.D., National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Herbal medicine biotechnology, cancer pharmacology, enzyme biotechnology
Wen-Chin Yang
Ph.D., Université de la Méditerranée, France

Natural products research, T cell biology, immunology, cancer biology and diabetes
Genomics Research Center
Trees-Juen Chuang
Ph.D., National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Bioinformatics, comparative & evolutionary genomics/transcriptomics, primate evolution
Tsung-Lin Li
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, UK

Natural product chemistry, microbial pathogenicity

Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology
Jr-Kai Yu
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, USA

Developmental biology, evolution of development

Yi-Hsien Su
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, USA

Developmental biology, gene regulatory network, evolutionary developmental biology
Kinya G. Ota
Ph.D., The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI), Japan

Japan Evolutionary developmental biology, comparative vertebrate anatomy, zoology
Yung-Che Tseng
Ph.D., National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Marine systeomics, Evolutionary and comparative physiology, Metabolic physiology

Institute of Chemistry Institute of Information Science
Steve S.-F. Yu
Ph.D., National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Catalysis, Biocatalysis, and Inorganic Biochemistry

Arthur Chun-Chieh Shih
Ph.D., National Central University, Taiwan

Influenza virus evolution, functional genomics, comparative genomics, multimedia signal processing, pattern recognition
Institute of Plant & Microbial Biology Institute of Statistical Science
Chih-Horng Kuo
Ph.D., University of Georgia, USA

Evolutionary and functional genomics of host-associated bacteria

Wei-Chung Liu
Ph.D., Imperial College London, UK

Mathematical biology, theoretical ecology, quantitative epidemiology, network biology, sociology, systems biology
Chuan Ku
Ph.D., Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany

Algae, protists, giant viruses, genome evolution and regulation in eukaryotes, microbial interactions, marine microbiology
Institute of Molecular BiologyResearch Center for Environmental Changes
Jun-Yi Leu
Ph.D., Yale University, USA

Molecular mechanisms of speciation and genetic buffering

Tung-Yuan Ho
Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA

Coral reef ecosystem oceanography, Symbiodinium-Metal interaction, Marine biogeochemistry

Department of Life Science, College of Science
Yuying Hsu
Ph.D., Syracuse University, USA

Molecular mechanisms of endosymbiosis, speciation and genetic buffering
Shou-Hsien Li
Ph.D., State University New York, USA

Albany, USA Population genetics and evolution, topics in animal behavior
Chung-Chi Chen
Ph.D., University of Maryland, USA

Ecological modelling, system ecology, planktonic ecology, estuarine ecology, nutrient dynamics, experimental ecosystems
Yu-Feng Hsu
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, USA

Entomology, phylogenetic systematics

Shih-Ying Hwang
Ph.D., Ohio State University, USA

Genetics, phylogenetics

Chung-Ping Lin
Ph.D., Cornell University, USA

Molecular systematics, character evolution, behavioral ecology, speciation, diversification of island insects 
Teng-Chiu Lin
Ph.D., The University of Kansas, USA

Forest ecology, landscape ecology
Jenn-Che Wang
Ph.D., National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Plant systematics and evolution, vegetation ecology
Pei-Chun Liao
Ph.D., National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Population genetics; Molecular evolution; Phylogeography; Molecular ecology

Si-Min Lin
Ph.D., National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Herpetology, phylogenetics and systematics, conservation genetics, phylogeography, population dynamics of amphibians and reptiles
Tsu-Wei Wang
Ph.D., University of Michigan, USA

Neuroscience, developmental neurobiology, neural stem cell
Chi-Chien Kuo
Ph.D., University of California, Davis, USA

Disease Ecology, Ecological Immunology, Ecological Parasitology, Mammalogy
Pei-Jen Lee Shaner
Ph.D., University of Virginia, USA

Wildlife ecology, stable isotope ecology, ecological niche modeling, biostatistics
Li-Yih Lin
Ph.D., National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan

Fish Physiology, Environmental toxicology


Department of Life Science
Jyh-Min Chiang
Ph.D., Ohio University, USA

Ecosystem ecology, plant ecophysiology, plant community ecology
Mingli Hsieh
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angles, USA

Neurodegenerative disorder, mitochondrial disease, molecular medicine
Yeong-Choy Kam
Ph.D., University of Florida, USA

Herpetology, vertebrate zoology

Hui-Chen Lin
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, USA

Physiological ecology, evolutionary physiology, aquatic biology and wetland ecology
Yiching Lin
Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA

Plant ecology, population and community ecology, quantitative ecology, spatial analysis
Shao-Lun (Allen) Liu
Ph.D., University of British Columbia, USA

Phycology, molecular systematics, community ecology, molecular ecology
I-Min Tso
Ph.D., University of Michigan, USA

Behavior Ecology
Pi-Han Wang
Ph.D., University of Birmingha, UK

Fungal Ecology, microbiology, biology, general biology
Yi-Wen Liu
Ph.D., National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan

Zebrafish model, molecular genetics

Kuo-Chang Wen
Ph.D., James Cook University, Australia

Coral reef fish ecology, marine reserves, environmental impact assessment, marine field ecology and conservation biology
Chung-Te Chang
Ph.D., National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan

Geospatial analysis, Remote sensing, Landscape Ecology
Li-Wei Wu
Ph.D., National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Biogeography, population genetics, Systematics, Butterfly conservation, Butterfly ecology and behavior
Department of Chemistry
Min-Chieh Chuang
Ph.D., National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Analytical Chemistry, electrochemistry, biosensors electrocatalysis, bioelectronics
Yuan-Hao Hsu
Ph.D., University of California, Riverside, USA

Aging disease, biochemistry, medical applications of mass spectrometry
Department of Statistics
Pao-Sheng Shen
Ph. D., University of Kentucky, USA

Survival Analysis, analysis of variance components, sampling survey
BIODIVERSITY Program Committee
Program Affairs CommitteeAdmission Committee
Dr. John Wang
Prof. Si-Min Lin
Prof. Jyh-Min Chiang
Dr. Kuo-Fang Chung
Prof. Shou-Hsien Li
Prof. Shao-Lun (Allen) Liu
Prof. Pei-Jen Lee Shaner
Dr. Ryuji Machida
Prof. Chung-Chi Chen
Prof. Yiching Lin
Prof. Yeong-Choy Kam
Dr. Kuo-Fang Chung (Chair)
Dr. Jr-Kai Yu
Dr. Chih-Ming Hung
Prof. Shou-Hsien Li (Chair)
Prof. Yu-Feng Hsu
Prof. Pei-Chun Liao
Prof. Shao-Lun (Allen) Liu (Chair)
Prof I-Min Tso
Prof. Kuo-Chang Wen
Curriculum CommitteeStudent Affairs Committee
Dr. John Wang (Chair)
Dr. Benny K.K. Chan
Dr. Ryuji Machida
Prof. Pei-Jen Lee Shaner (Chair)
Prof. Li-Yih Lin
Prof. Si-Min Lin
Prof. Yiching Lin (Chair)
Prof. Pi-Han Wang
Prof. Mingli Hsieh
Dr. Ryuji Machida (Chair)
Dr. Yin-Ru Chiang
Dr. Mao-Ning Tuanmu
Prof. Chung-Chi Chen (Chair)
Prof. Teng-Chiu Lin
Prof. Chi-Chien Kuo
Prof. Yeong-Choy Kam (Chair)
Prof. Jyh-Min Chiang
Prof. Yi-Wen Liu
Student Representative: Mark Louie Diwatin Lopez