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One of the Vice Presidents of Academia Sinica, Dr. Mei-Yin Chou, serves as the chairperson of the Committee and two other Vice Presidents, Dr. Fu-Tong Liu and Dr. Chin-Shing Huang, serve as the vice chairpersons.

Dr. Y. Henry Sun of the Institute of Molecular Biology is currently appointed as the Executive Secretary of the Committee, and is assisted by three vice executive secretaries - Dr. Chau-Hwang Lee of Research Center for Applied Sciences, Dr. Shu-Perng Hwang of Institutum Iurisprudentiae, and Dr. Shu-Hsing Wu of Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology.

The Central Academic Advisory Committee was established in August, 1991 according to the Organization Law of Academia Sinica. The committee is composed of the chairpersons of the advisory committees of the individual institutes and six to nine specialists nominated by the President of Academia Sinica.

Current members
Chair Person
Mei-Yin Chou
Vice President of Academia Sinica
Vice Chair Person
Fu-Tong Liu
Vice President of Academia Sinica
Vice Chair Person
Chin-shing Huang
Vice President of Academia Sinica
Executive Secretary
Y. Henry Sun
Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Molecular Biology
Deputy Executive Secretary
Chau-Hwang Lee
Research Fellow, Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica
Deputy Executive Secretary
Shu-Perng Hwang
Research Fellow, Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica
Deputy Executive Secretary
Tzyy-Jen Chiou
Distinguished Research Fellow, Agricultural Biotechnology Research Center
Former chairpersons and executive secretaries
- Chairpersons: Dr. Robert Chung Tao Lee, Dr. Tung-Bin Lo, Dr. Shang-Fa Yang, Dr. Sunney I. Chan, Dr. Michael Ming-Chiao Lai, Dr. Andrew H.-J. Wang, Dr. Chien-Jen Chen, Dr. Andrew H.-J. Wang.
- Executive Secretaries: Dr. Kun-Hsiung Chang, Dr. Wan-Sun Tse, Dr. Shie-Ming Peng, Dr. Ying-Chang Chuang, Dr. Jen-Leih Wu, Dr. Bon-Chu Chung, Dr. Chin-Shing Huang, Dr. Tang K. Tang, Dr. Ting-kuo Lee, Dr. Te-Chang Lee.
  1. To collect frontier research information that may be relevant to the academic.
  2. Development of Academia Sinica.
  3. To undertake in-depth review of research programs of institutes so as to promote research advancement of Academia Sinica.
  4. To establish standard review procedures, and assess recent recruitments, promotions and reappointments of research fellows.
  5. To promote scientific and scholarly cooperation and exchanges at home and abroad.
  6. To plan and implement academic assignments instructed by the President of Academia Sinica.
  1. Thematic Research Program.
  2. Foresight Program.
  3. Academia Sinica Investigator Award.
  4. Sustainability Science Research Program.
  5. Postdoctoral Fellows Program.
  6. Fellowships for Postdoctoral Candidates in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
  7. Junior Investigator Award.
  8. Scholarly Monograph Award in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
  9. Short-term Visiting Program for Domestic Scholars.
  10. Recruitment of Advisors, Specialists and Scholars.


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