Vice President


Tze Chi Hsu
Vice President,Yuan Ze Univerity


  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University - Illinois, 1991

Current Position

  • Vice President, Yuan Ze University (2022.02-present)


  • Acting President, Yuan Ze University (2015.08-2016.01)
  • Secretary General and Director of Personnel Office, Yuan Ze University (2013-2015)
  • President, Oriental Institute of Technology (2005-2012)
  • Dean, Office of Research & Development, Yuan Ze University (2005)
  • Secretary General, Yuan Ze University (2002-2005)
  • Director General, Department of International Programs, National Science Council (1999-2001)
  • Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yuan Ze University (1996- present)
  • Dean of Student Affairs, Yuan Ze University (1995-1999)
  • Associate Director, Institute of General Education, Yuan Ze University (1994-1995)
  • Director, Student Extra-Curricular Activities, Yuan Ze University (1992-1994)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yuan Ze University (1991-1996)

Professional Services

  • Review Committee Member of Self-Accreditation Working Group, HEEACT (2020)
  • Review Committee Member on Student Rights in Higher Education, Ministry of Education (2020)
  • Review Committee Member of the New Southbound Talent Recruiting Program, Ministry of Education (2019-2020)
  • Review Committee Member of University Evaluation, HEEACT (2011, 2017-2018)
  • Member of Evaluation Committee on International Cooperation (NEP II) of National Energy Program, Ministry of Science and Technology (2015-2016)
  • Member of Evaluation Committee of Mechanical and Solid Mechanics Program, National Science Council (2001)
  • Member of Evaluation Committee of Technology Development Programs, Ministry of Economic Affairs (2001)

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Award of Education, Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions (2011)
  • YZU Award of Excellence in Research (2004)
  • Distinguished Alumni of the Dept. of Civil Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University (2003)
  • Research Award, National Science Council (1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998)
  • YZU Award in Research (1998)
  • ASME Black All and Gauge Award (1996)

Research Interests

  • Advanced Materials and Applied Mechanics
  • Tribology


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