Public Lecture by Prof. Chen Yi-Ling (Wyoming)

Posted on Apr, 27 2017

On Thursday, May 4, 2017, Prof. Chen Yi-Ling 陳怡伶 from the Department of Global and Area Studies/Geography at the University of Wyoming will come to Tübingen to hold a public lecture on 

"The Rise of the Social Housing Movement and the Obstacles of the Homeowner Society in Taiwan"

Housing prices in Taiwan have nearly doubled since 2005 and led to a strong social housing movement. Social housing, a concept formerly

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Welcome to Dr. Mon Ya-Feng

Posted on Apr, 27 2017

Taiwan and the China Impact

We warmly welcome Dr. Mon Ya-Feng 毛雅芬 who has arrived in Tübingen on April 27! Dr. Mon who joins the ERCCT under the Short-Term Resident Fellow Programme will stay until August 3, 2017, and present her research in the Taiwan Colloquium on May 12. 

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2018 EATS Young Scholar Award Competition Begins

Posted on Apr, 18 2017

It is EATS' greatest pleasure to open the competition for the 2018 European Taiwan Studies Young Scholar Award (YSA). The deadline for the submission of full papers is 31 August 2017. The theme of the competition is in accordance with the 2018 EATS Annual Conference in Zurich, "Sustainable Taiwan". In addition to an official certificate,...

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Announcement of the 15th EATS Annual Conference

Posted on Apr, 18 2017

The European Association of Taiwan Studies announces its 15th annual conference, which will take place in Zurich, Switzerland, 4-6 April 2018. The theme of the conference is "Sustainable Taiwan". Call for papers is now open. The deadline for submission of abstracts to regular panels is 31 August 2017. The deadline for submission of abstracts to...

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Hou Family Fellowships in Taiwan Studies

Posted on Apr, 18 2017

Apply to be a Hou Family Fellow at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies
 
The Hou Family Fellowship for Taiwan Studies sponsors one North America-based scholar of Taiwan Studies and one Taiwan-based scholar of Taiwan Studies as visiting fellows at the Fairbank Center to pursue Taiwan related research for a term of three to...

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Short-Term Resident Fellows of Summer 2017

Posted on Apr, 12 2017

We have selected two Short-Term Resident Fellows for the summer semester 2017 and are now looking forward to welcoming in Tübingen: 

Dr. Tatiana Komarova from the Taiwan Central Asia Cultural and Economic Association

and 

Dr. Mon Ya-Feng 毛雅芬 postdoctoral research fellow from the International Institute for Cultural Studies at National Chiao Tung...

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Visiting Fellow for Summer 2017 selected

Posted on Apr, 10 2017

The selection committee decided on the winners of the Visiting Fellowship for the summer semester 2017. So, we may announce that Dr. Tseng Yi-Tsui 曾倚萃, postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute of Political Science of National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, and Mr. Ye Xiaodi 葉曉迪 from the Department of Political Science at National...

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Recent Publication: The Sunflower Movement. Origins, structures, and strategies of Taiwan's resistance against the 'Black Box'

Posted on Mar, 17 2017

Fell Edited Volume on Social Movements

The book "Taiwan's Social Movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers" (Ed. by Dafydd Fell) offers readers an introduction to the development of recent social movements in Taiwan by examining a number of important movement case studies that focus on the post 2008 period.

It includes a contribution by ERCCT Research Fellow André Beckershoff on the Sunflower Movement.

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