Board and Staff

  • Founder:
    Xia Jing Shan


  • Chairperson:
    Shiah, Kuei-Ying

    The Board:
    Miao-Ching Liao,
    Pei-Chun Tsai,
    Chung-Chieh Chao,
    Yi-Hua Jin


  • CEO:
    Chung-Chieh Chao

    Degree

    Ph.D., Business Administration, California American University
    Ph.D., Department of Political Science, National Defense University
    PhD Candidate, ISCTE Lisbon University Institute
    MSc(Dual Degrees), International Management, Prague College & Teesside University, UK
    MA, International Relations, National Defense University
    MA, Non-Profit Organization Management, Nanhua University
    Global Master of Public Health, Imperial College London, UK, Expected 2022

    Current

    Associate Professor, Chinese Culture University
    CEO, Xia Jing Shar Arts & Culture Foundation
    President, Taipei Medical Alliance
    President, Taiwan Philanthropic Study Institution
    Course Leader, XJS & Sotheby’s Institute of Art
    Oriental Art Premier Course
    Adjunct Director, Nanhua University Buddhist Arts and Culture Institute
    Moderator, International NGO Forum
    Chairman, Euro-Asia Business Research Group

    Experience

    Qualified Connoisseurship from Sotheby's Institute of Art BBC Representative in Taiwan
    Chief Inspector for ISO
    Adjunct Professor Chinese Culture University
    Dean of Global Social Entrepreneur College
    Assistant Professor, National Defense University
    Executive Director, The Global Food banking Network
    CEO, Centre of NGO, Nanhua University
    Assistant Professor and Duputy Director, Office Of Research and Development, Kao Yuan University


  • Art Consultant:
    Chen Kuo-Ning

    Degree

    Fulbright Scholars, Art Education, College of Liberal Arts, Purdue University, USA
    Museum and Cultural Research, Cultural Learning Research Institute, East–West Center, University of Hawaii
    MA, Graduate Institute of Arts, Chinese Culture University

    Experience

    Director, Museum of World Religions Associate Professor and Director, Graduate Institute of Museology, National Tainan University of the Arts
    Associate Professor and Director, Institute of Aesthetics and Art Management, Nanhua University
    Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Chinese Culture University; Curator, Hwa Kang Museum

  • Academic Consultant:
    Chen Ching-Hsiang

    Degree

    Master of Fine Arts, School of Arts, Chinese Culture University

    Experience

    Professor, Graduate School of History, Chinese Culture University
    Adjunct Professor, Graduate Institute of Folks Arts and Cultural Heritage, National Taipei University
    Adjunct Professor, Dharma Drum Institue of Liberal Arts
    Editorial Writer, Torch of Wisdom
    Former Exchange Professor, Tenri University
    Former Adjunct Professor, Department of History, Shoochow University
    Former Director, Academic Center, Huayen World

  • International Senior Arts Consultant:
    Ulrich Pagel

    Degree

    PhD, Indo-Tibetan Buddhism, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London
    BA, Religious Studies and Tibetan (First Class Honours), SOAS

    Experience

    Professor, Language and Religions of Tibet and Central Asia
    Head, School of History, Religions and Philosophies, SOAS, University of London

  • International Senior Arts Consultant:
    John Reeve

    Degree

    MA, History of Art, University of Cambridge

    Experience

    Current: Visiting Lecturer, UCL IOE, UK
    Former Senior Lecturer, UCL IOE, UK
    Former Head of Education, British Museum (1982-2003)
    Chair and Chief Editor, GEM the voice for heritage learning (2006-2015)

  • International Senior Arts Consultant:
    Luís Afonso

    Degree

    PhD, Art History, University of Lisbon

    Experience

    Director and Associate Professor, Department of History, School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
    Director of the B.A. in Art History (UL) and the M.A. in Art Markets (UL/ISCTE).
    Art Historian

  • International Senior Arts Consultant:
    Julian Jacobson

    Degree

    MA, GRSM(Graduate of the Royal Schools of Music, London), ARCM(Associate of the Royal College of Music)

    Experience

    Chair, Beethoven Piano Society of Europe
    Piano Accompaniment Professor, Piano Professor, Royal College of Music

  • Art Consultant:
    Che-Chia Chang (Tony)

    Degree

    University of Alberta (School of Business Master)
    National Chung Hsing University (School of Business)

    Experience

    Taipei Culture and Creative Inernational Association (T.C.C.I.A.) – Chairman
    Infinity Japan Contemporary Art Show - Founder
    Urdct Culture and Creativity Co.,Ltd. - Executive Director
    Nippon Design Center - Strategic partner


  • Director/ Associate Research Fellow:
    You-Rong Chiang

    Degree

    Bachelor of Visual Arts, Chang Jung Christian University
    Master of Fine Arts, Chang Jung Christian University

    Experience

    Arts Administration, TF Chen Fine Art Museum Taipei
    Secretary, TF Chen Cultural & Art Foundation Taipei


  • Administrative Director/ Associate Research Fellow:
    Claire Chung

    Degree

    Master of Science, International Marketing, King’s College London
    Bachelor of Business Adiministration, Finance and Cooperative Management, National Taipei University

    Experience

    Bionet Corp., Product Specialist
    Anderson Art, Project Specialist


Department of Planning and Academic Publishing

  • Research Specialist:
    Tzu-Shen Yang

    Degree

    Ph.D. Candidate, Public Administration, National Chengchi University

    Experience

    Website Technician, Department of Statistics, National Cheng Kung University
    Researcher, Statistical Data Mining Group, National Cheng Kung University
    Research Assistant, Taiwan Philanthropic Study Institution


Administration department

  • Department of Administration Head / CEO Secretary:
    Amber Su

    Degree

    Master of Sports Science, University of Taipei

    Experience

    Marketing specialist, SIEN Information Co., Ltd.
    Research Assistant, NTNU Psychophysiology of Sport and Exercise Lab