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E-mail: kbhuang@afr.org.tw; kweibo@nccu.edu.tw
 Current Positions
  • Secretary-General, Association of Foreign Relations (AFR), TAIWAN (ROC)
  • Associate Dean, College of International Affairs, National ChengChi University (NCCU)
  • Associate Professor, National Chengchi University, Department of Diplomacy
  • Founding Director, Center for Foreign Policy Studies, NCCU College of International Affairs
  • Executive Director, NCCU Vincent Siew International Exchange Program, Taiwan, ROC
  • Board Director, Taiwan Fulbright Alumni Association, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Past Positions/Experiences   
  • Member of Advisory Committee, Mainland Affairs Council, The Executive Yuan, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC (Sep. 2014–Sep. 2016)
  • Founding Director, International Master’s Program in International Studies (IMPIS), NCCU (Aug. 2012–Jul. 2013)
  • Director, IMPIS Preparatory Office, NCCU (Oct. 2011–Jul. 2012)
  • ​Visiting Fellow, Center for East Asia Policy Studies (CEAP), Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C. (Mar. 2012 – Jun. 2012)
  • Deputy Director, Department of International Affairs, Ma Ying-jeou & Wu Den-yih National Presidential Campaign Office (Oct. 2011–Jan. 2012)
  • Chairman, Research and Planning Committee, ROC Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Feb. 2009–Jan. 2011)
  • Vice President, Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD), Taipei (Jul. 2009–Jan. 2011)
  •  Board Member, The Prospect Foundation, Taipei (Nov. 2009–Jan. 2011)
  • Fulbright Visiting Scholar, China Studies Program, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University, Washington, D.C. (Sept. 2009–Dec. 2009)
  • Executive Secretary, Chinese American Society, Rockville, Maryland, USA (March 1997–May 2001)
  • Ph.D., Government and Politics, University of Maryland, College Park (May 2001)
  • M.A., Political Science, The George Washington University
  • LL.B., Diplomacy, National Chengchi University
 Research Interests  
  • international conflict management & negotiation
  • US foreign policy and decision-making toward the Asia Pacific
  • security issues of Southeast Asia
  • public diplomacy
Recent English Publications  
  • “PRC’s Civil Society and UN Peace Operations: Emerging Dilemmas for State Control and National Image,” in Donavon C. Chau and Thomas M. Kane, eds., China and International Security: History, Strategy, and 21st Century Policy, 3 Volumes (Westport, CT: Praeger, forth coming).
  • “Beyond the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement: Seeking a ‘2014 Consensus’ for Taiwan,” Taiwan-U.S. Quarterly Analysis, No. 14 (April 2014), Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies (CEAP), Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
  • “U.S. and Mainland China in Taiwan’s International Participation,” Conference on Cross-Strait Developments in 2013: New Trends and Prospects, co-hosted by Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the R.O.C. Mainland Affairs Council, and Institute of International Relations at National ChengChi University (NCCU), Oct. 3-4, 2013, Washington, D.C.
  • “Taiwan’s Incomplete Third Line of Defense for National Security,” Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies (CNAPS) Commentary, No. 66 (Feb. 2013), Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
  • In Pursuit of Gradual Stabilization and Peace Dividends: Cross-Taiwan Strait Relations and Their Influence on the Asia Pacific, Maryland Series in Contemporary Asian Studies, No. 3–2011 (206) (Baltimore, Maryland: Maryland Series in Contemporary Asian Studies, Inc., 2012).
  • “Cross-Strait CBMs: Taiwan’s Views on Opportunities, Obstacles, and Challenges,” in Roger Cliff, Phillip C. Saunders, and Scott Harold, eds., New Opportunities and Challenges for Taiwan's Security, RAND Corporation (Santa Barbara, CA: RAND Corporation, 2011), pp. 25-32.