Hsueh Hsiang-chuan

Hsueh Hsiang-chuan (Chinese: 薛香川; pinyin: Xuē Xiāngchuān; born 12 December 1944) is a Taiwanese politician. He was the Secretary-General of the Executive Yuan in 2008-2009.[1]

Hsueh Hsiang-chuan
薛香川
Governor of Fujian Province
In office
20 May 2008 – 10 September 2009
Preceded byChen Chin-jun
Succeeded byJames Hsueh
Secretary-General of the Executive Yuan
In office
20 May 2008 – 10 September 2009
Preceded byChen Chin-jun
Succeeded byLin Join-sane
Personal details
Born12 December 1944 (1944-12-12) (age 76)
NationalityRepublic of China
Political partyKuomintang
Alma materNational Taiwan University
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Early lifeEdit

Hsueh obtained his doctoral degree in nutritional biochemistry from University of Wisconsin–Madison in the United States.[2]

Executive YuanEdit

Secretary-general resignationEdit

Hsueh resigned from Executive Yuan secretary-general post with the other cabinet members of Executive Yuan following the slow disaster response after Typhoon Morakot hit Taiwan in August 2009.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2009/01/24/2003434535
  2. ^ "The New Cabinet". Taiwan Today. 1 July 2008. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  3. ^ http://www.thefreelibrary.com/The+cabinet+to+undergo+reshuffle+by+early+September.-a0206867712