Cheng-Chia Tung serves as an assistant research fellow at Taiwan-Asia Exchange Foundation (TAEF). His research interests lie in human rights, political theory (with particular attention to just war theory), and theories of international relations. Prior to joining TAEF, Cheng-Chia has interned in multiple organizations, ranging from ministerial departments to non-governmental organizations. From 2016 to 2017, he served in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the R.O.C. (Taiwan) as a substitute military servant. From 2015 to 2016, he had been a lecturer in a high school, sharing the knowledge of international affairs with the members of a Model United Nations society. In 2014, he was selected to participate in the third review conference of the Ottawa Treaty in Mozambique and campaigned for a ‘mine free world’ with the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), and in August of the same year, he and other Taiwanese anti-landmine campaigners held a capacity building workshop for their Myanmar counterparts.
He received his B.A. in Diplomacy from National Chengchi University and his MSc in International Political Theory from the University of Edinburgh.
Cheng-Chia Tung and Alan H. Yang. (February 2019). “Outlining Canada’s Public Diplomacy: Reflections on Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy,” TAEF Currents, No. 4, pp. 1-9.
Cheng-Chia Tung. (December 2018). “Public Diplomacy: the case of the British Council,” TAEF Currents, No. 2, pp. 1-9.
Cheng-Chia Tung. (August 2018).“Economic Sanctions and Just War Theory: should be recalibrated” (MSc dissertation), the University of Edinburgh.