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National Taiwan Normal University and Ruhr University Bochum in Germany have signed an academic exchange and cooperation MOU

National Taiwan Normal University and Ruhr University Bochum in Germany have signed an academic exchange and cooperation MOU
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  • Date: 07/22/2015

A delegation from National Taiwan Normal University, led by Prof. Chen Deng-Wu, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, visited Ruhr University Bochum in Germany in July A highlight of their visit was the signing on July 8, 2015 of a memorandum of understanding for academic exchange and cooperation by Prof. Dr. Elmar Weiler, Rector of Ruhr University Bochum and Prof. Chen Deng-Wu. This MOU will provide the basis for exchanges of Ph.D. students which will be launched in the near future.

A joint workshop on Current Topics of Research in and on Taiwan – Social and Legal History, Philosophy, and Literature was held in the Faculty of East Asian Studies of Ruhr University Bochum. The participating professors were Prof. Li Khin-huann, Vice Dean of the College of Liberal Arts; Prof. Chung Chung-hsien Chung, Director of the Department of Chinese; and Prof. Liu Tsang-long from National Taiwan Normal University, and Dr. Rüdiger Breuer, Director of Chinese Language and Literature; Prof. Heiner Roetz; Prof. Christine Moll-Murata; and Prof. Dr. Sven Osterkamp, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of East Asian Studies from the Ruhr University Bochum,

The members of the delegations from the two universities were very impressed by the workshop sharing the results of the research being undertaken at each of these two universities, and their first interactions, and they are looking forward to more exchange activities in the future.


L-R: Prof. Dr. Sven Osterkamp, Prof. Li Khin-huann, Prof. Liu Tsang-long, Prof. Chen Deng-Wu C, Prof. Dr. Elmar Weiler, Dr. Rüdiger Breuer, Prof. Chung Chung-hsien, Ms. Weng Chin-Ying (Director of the Education Division at the Taipei Representative Office in Germany), and Prof. Christine Moll-Murata