About Us

Current EATS Board

The EATS General Assembly elected a new 7-member Executive Board on 5th April 2018 at the 15th EATS Annual Conference in Zurich. They are (by alphabetical order of surnames):

  • Dr Isabelle Cheng, Senior Lecturer at the School of Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature, University of Portsmouth. She is the Secretary-General of EATS.

  • Dr Jens Damm, Associate Fellow, Associate Fellow, Eberhard Karls Universität, European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan (ERCCT), Germany

  • Dr Chun-Yi Lee, Associate Professor at the School of Politics and International Relations, University of Nottingham.

  • Dr Táňa Dluhošová, Research Fellow, Oriental Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences.

  • Dr Beatrice Zani, Lyon 2 University, TRIANGLE UMR 5206 Laboratory.

  • Dr Adina Zemanek, Assistant Professor, Institute of Middle and Far Eastern Studies, Jagiellonian University in Krakow.

For EATS Administration:

  • Treasurer: Dr Ann Heylen, Professor in the Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature and the Director of the International Taiwan Studies Center, National Taiwan Normal University.

  • Web Manager: v&c WEB

  • Assistant Project Manager: Mihaela Cristina Ionescu, PhD candidate in the Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature, National Taiwan Normal University.