Chen Ming-tong (Chinese: 陳明通; pinyin: Chén Míngtōng; born 25 November 1955) is a Taiwanese politician. He was the Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council of the Executive Yuan from 2007 to 2008, and was reappointed to the position in 2018.
|Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council of the Republic of China|
|Assumed office |
19 March 2018
|Preceded by||Katharine Chang|
Lin Cheng-yi (acting)
10 April 2007 – 20 May 2008
|Preceded by||Joseph Wu|
|Succeeded by||Lai Shin-yuan|
|Deputy Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council|
20 May 2000 – 19 May 2004
|Born||25 November 1955|
Taichung County, Taiwan
|Nationality||Republic of China|
|Political party||Democratic Progressive Party|
|Alma mater||National Taiwan University|
Chen obtained his bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in political science from National Taiwan University (NTU) in 1979, 1981 and 1991, respectively.
Chen worked as a researcher in the Research, Development and Evaluation Commission of the Taipei City Government in 1983-1984. After finishing his doctoral degree, he worked as associate professor followed by professor at the Graduate Institute of National Development of NTU from 1992 to 2000.
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