New exchange agreement signed with the College of Social Sciences, National Taiwan University
The Faculty of Economics and Graduate School of Economics are pleased to announce that a new exchange agreement has been signed with the College of Social Sciences, National Taiwan University. On 27 April 2015, Professor Shinsuke Nakamura, Dean of the Faculty of Economics, and Professor Colin McKenzie visited National Taiwan University for a signing ceremony. Those present on the Taiwan side included Professor Pan-Chyr Yang, President of the National Taiwan University, Professor Luisa Shu-Ying Chang, Vice President for International Affairs, Professor Jiun-Huei Proty Wu, Deputy Vice President for International Affairs, Professor Hui-Lin Lin, Dean of the College of Social Sciences, Professor Lillian Lih-Rong Wang, Deputy Dean of the College of Social Sciences, and several other members of the faculty. Mr Theodore M.H. Huang, Councillor of Keio University and Chairman of the TECO Group, Ms Sophia Chiu, President of TECO Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd., and several other members of TECO Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd. also attended the ceremony.
The signing of the agreement by Professor Hui-Lin Lin and Professor Shinsuke Nakamura took place after a positive exchange of views regarding the practical implementation of the agreement and its future development. Professor Lillian Lih-Rong Wang presided.
The expectation is that this agreement will facilitate a deepening of academic and cultural exchanges between Taiwan and Japan and lead to a significant increase in the number of people in international circles who have an expert knowledge of both countries. It should be noted that this faculty-level agreement is an addition to the pre-existing university-level exchange agreement between the two institutions.
President Pan-Chyr Yang (Right) and Professor Shinsuke Nakamura (Left)
Professor Hui-Lin Lin (Left) and Professor Shinsuke Nakamura (Right)