Founded in 1997, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) is the youngest division of Yuan Ze University. The Faculty of CHSS is dedicated to being at the forefront of teaching and learning and fostering cutting edge research and discovery in Chinese and Japan literature and linguistics, arts and design, as well as social and policy sciences. CHSS is redefining humanities and social sciences’ education for the 21st century and is committed to an open CHSS accessible to students from all backgrounds.
The tasks of CHSS faculty are devoted to cultivating students’ academic excellence, personality integration, cultural creativity and cultural industrial and policy manager, including undergraduate and graduate admissions. Currently CHSS comprises 4 departments, a center, a Ph.D. program, and an international program. The key visions of CHSS education are:
—To cultivate talented students specializing in multi-culturalism, arts design and cultural creative industries and policy.
—To train students to have academic excellence, community concern, and global mobility via well-designed courses program in humanities and social sciences.


Dean I-Chun Liu


Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy
National Taipei University, New Taipei City, Taiwan

Master of Science in Public Policy Analysis
University of Rochester, New York, U.S.A.

Master of Arts in Public Policy Studies, Major in Economic Policy
National Chung Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan

Bachelor of Arts, Major in Public Administration
National Chung Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan



Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences,Yuan Ze University (2019/08-)
Professor and Director, Department of Social and Policy Sciences, Yuan Ze University (2013/08-2019/07)
Associate Professor in Department of Public Affairs and Management, Kai Nan University
Public Officer (Policy Analysis Specialist) in Department of Health, the Executive Yuan
Assistant Research Fellow in Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research


Cultural creative policy analysis

Public policy analysis

Public management

Health care policy analysis

Medical insurance policy analysis