Position:
Chair Professor, Graduate Institute of Digital Learning and Education (Change from Graduate School of Technological and Vocational Education), National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
 
Degrees:
1. Bachelor of Science, Department of Physics, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan. (degree conferred: 1993/June)
2. Master of Education, Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, USA. (degree conferred: 1994/June).
3. Master of Science, Teachers College, Columbia University, USA. (degree conferred: 1996/Feb.)
4. Doctor of Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, USA. (degree conferred: 1996/May)
 
Membership:
1. National Association for Research in Science Teaching
2. Association for the Education of Teachers in Science
3. American Educational Research Association
4. School Science and Mathematics Association
5. Sigma Xi—The Scientific Research Society
6. Chinese Association for Research in Science Education
Research Awards:
  • National Science Council (NSC), Taiwan, 1997, 1998, 1999 research award (grade A)
  • National Science Council (NSC), Taiwan, 2000-2001, 2002-2004, 2009-2011 outstanding research award (共計三次傑出研究獎)
  • 2001 ISI (Institute of Scientific Information) Citation Classic Award
  • Academic Award, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2007. (學術獎)
  • Excellent Teacher Award, 2013 (師鐸獎)
  • National Chair Professorship, 2015-2017 (國家講座)
 
Other academic experiences:
  • Computers & Education, Co-Editor (July 2009-now)
  • International Journal of Science Education, Editor (June 2016-)
  • International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, Associate Editor (2003- )
  • Proceedings of the National Science Council, Republic of China, Part D: Mathematics, Science and Technology, Editor (September, 1999-Dec. 2002)
  • Educational Technology & Society, Member of Advisory Board (June 2007-)
  • Educational Technology & Society, Guest Editor (2009, issue 1)
  • Innovations in Education and Teaching International, Guest Editor (2010, issue 1)
  • Asia-Pacific Education Researcher, Guest Editor (2011, issue 1)
  • Science Education, Member of Board of Reviewers (Jan. 2001-Jan. 2005)
  • International Journal of Science Education, Member of Editorial Board (Jan. 2006-)
  • Computers & Education, Member of Editorial Board (March. 2007- July 2009)
  • Asia-Pacific Education Researcher, Board of educational consultant (Dec, 2009-)
  • Journal of Biological Education, Member of Advisory Board
  • Journal of Science Teacher Education, Member of Editorial Review Board (Aug., 2005-Dec., 2009)
  • British Journal of Educational Technology, Member of Reviewer Panel (Dec. 2009-)
  • Springer book series, Science & Technology Education Library, Editorial Board Member (Oct. 2006-May, 2009)
  • School Science and Mathematics, Paper reviewer (Dec. 1996-now)
  • Instructional Science, Paper reviewer (Dec. 2004- )
  • Journal of Chemical Education, Paper reviewer (Jan 2004-now)
  • Teaching & Teacher Education, paper reviewer (August 2005-)
  • Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, paper reviewer (Nov. 2005-)
  • CyberPsychology & Behavior, paper reviewer (Feb. 2007-)
  • Medical Education, paper reviewer (Dec. 2005-)
  • Science & Education, paper reviewer (July, 2008-)
  • Interactive Learning Environment, paper reviewer (Sept. 2008-)
  • Learning and Individual Difference, paper reviewer (March, 2009 -)
  • Learning and Instruction, paper reviewer (March 2009-)
  • Journal of Educational Computing Research, paper reviewer (March 2009-)
  • International Journal of Engineering Education, paper reviewer (Feb. 2009-)
  • Spanish Journal of Psychology, paper reviewer (June, 2009-)
  • IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, paper reviewer (Feb. 2010-)
  • The Internet and Higher Education, paper reviewer (April, 2010-)
  • Cognition and Instruction, paper reviewer (July, 2010-)
  • Asia Pacific Education Review, paper reviewer (July, 2010-)
  • International Journal of Educational Research, paper reviewer (July, 2010)
  • Journal of Science Education and Technology, paper reviewer (Jan. 2014)
  • Learning, Media and Technology, paper reviewer (Sept. 2010-)
  • Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, paper reviewer (Nov. 2010-)
  • Journal of Research in Science Teaching, paper reviewer (Dec. 2010-)
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Education, paper reviewer (May, 2011-)
  • Educational Technology Research and Development, paper reviewer (Sep. 2011-)
  • American Journal of Education, paper reviewer (Nov. 2011-)
  • Chemistry Education Research and Practice, paper reviewer (Dec. 2011-)
  • Educational Psychology, paper reviewer (Jan. 2012-)
  • Studies in Educational Evaluation, paper reviewer (Jan. 2012-)
  • British Journal of Educational Psychology, paper reviewer (Feb, 2012-)
  • Journal of Systems and Software, paper reviewer (March, 2012-)
  • Educational Psychologist, paper reviewer (June, 2015-)
  • Computer Assisted Language Learning, paper reviewer (July, 2015-)
  • Educational Research, paper reviewer (August, 2015-)
  • Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, paper reviewer (September, 2015-)
  • Frontiers in Psychology, Editorial Board Member (Nov., 2014-)
  • Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education. Member of Editorial Board (July, 2001- )
  • Eurasia Journal of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education, Member of Editorial Board (June 2005-)
  • Contemporary Educational Technology, Member of Editorial Board (August, 2009-)
  • International Journal of Cyber Ethics in Education, International Editorial Review Board (Jan., 2010-)
  • National Association for Research in Science Teaching, Member of International Committee (2001-2004)
  • 2000, 2001 National Association for Research in Science Teaching annual meeting, proposal reviewer
  • 2000 ICCE (International Conference on Computers in Education) annual meeting, proposal reviewer
  • 2006 International Computer Symposium, (ICS 2006), International Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Learning Technologies, Workshop Chair
  • 2007 National Computer Symposium, (NCS 2007, Taiwan), Session E: Digital Content and Learning Technologies, Program Chair
  • 2007 Telearn Conference (Chungli, Taiwan), Program Chair
  • 2008 Conference of Asian Science Education, Chair of Reviewing Committee
  • 2008 International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT, Spain). Member of Program Committee
  • 2008 IEEE International Workshop on Digital Game and Intelligent Toy based Education (DIGITEL, 2008, Banff, Canada), Member of Program Committee
  • 2008 ICCE (International Conference on Computers in Education) annual meeting, Member of Program Committee
  • 2008 Telearn Conference (Hanoi, Vietnam), General Chair
  • 2009 9th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT, Riga, Latvia), Member of Program Committee
  • 2009 European Science Education Research Association (ESERA) Conference (Istanbul, Turkey), Member of International Scientific Committee
  • 2009 ICCE (International Conference on Computers in Education) annual meeting (Hong Kong), Member of Program Committee
  • 2010 Workshop on Computer-Supported Peer Review in Education: Synergies with Intelligent Tutoring Systems (Pittsburgh, PA, USA), Member of Program Committee
  • 科學教育學刊 編輯委員 (TSSCI)
  • 師大學報:科學教育類 編輯委員
  • 師大學報:教育類 編輯委員 (TSSCI)
  • 當代教育研究 編輯委員 (TSSCI) (2008.1-2009.12)
  • 技術與職業教育學報 編輯委員
  • 數位學習科技期刊 編審委員
  • 國科會科學教育學門(一)學門召集人(2004.1-2006.12.31)
  • 教育與心理研究期刊(TSSCI),課程與教學季刊(TSSCI)等期刊之審稿委員

國際性研究計畫、研究中心審查:
National Science Foundation, US
National Institute of Education, Singapore
United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation
Centre of Excellence for Research in Science and Mathematics Education, Saudi Arabia.


 
Administrative experiences:
  • Chair, Institute of Education, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (August 2003-July 2005)
  • Chair, Center for Teacher Education, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (August 2003-July 2005)
  • Program Chair, Science Education (I), Science Education Division, National Science Council (Jan. 2004-Dec. 2006)