Gwo-Jen Hwang is currently Chair Professor of National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer science and information engineering from National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 1991. Dr. Hwang has plenty of academic research and administration experiences. He had been Director of the Computer Center of National Chi Nan University, Nantou, Taiwan, for three years, Chairman of Computer and Education Department of National Taiwan University for one year, and Dean of College of Science and Engineering of National Taiwan University for five and a half years. Dr. Hwang's research interests include mobile and ubiquitous learning, computer-assisted testing, expert systems, and knowledge engineering. Owing to the distinguished achievements in mobile and ubiquitous learning studies, in 2007, he was elected as the Chair of the Special Interest Group of Mobile and Ubiquitous Learning in the Information Technology Education Division of the National Science Council in Taiwan. He has been serving the position since then. Dr. Hwang has published more than 330 academic papers, including 120 papers in high impact SSCI/SCI/EI journals. Owing to the good reputation in academic research and innovative inventions of e-learning, in 2007, he received the annual Most Outstanding Researcher Award from the National Science Council in Taiwan.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010