Mei-Hui You


Professor

 Graduate Institute of Gender Education

National Kaohsiung Normal University

Taiwan

 
 

 

 

PERSONAL DATA

 

Address: No.116, Heping 1st Rd. National Kaohsiung Normal University,  Linya 802, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Telephone: 07-7172930 ext.2014

E-mail: meiyou@nknucc.nknu.edu.tw

 

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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

 

■ 1992-1996 Ph.D. (Sociology), University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.  

■ 1988-1991 M.A. (Sociology), Graduate Institute of Sociology & Anthropology, National Tsing-Hua University, Hsin-Chu, Taiwan. 

■ 1984-1988 B.A. (Sociology), Department of Sociology, National Chung-Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan.

 

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PRESENT POSITION

 

■        Director & Professor, the Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Aug. 2009 till present.

■        Professor, the Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Feb. 2006 till present.

■        Committee Member of Kaohsiung City Committee for Women’s Rights, Sep.2007-Dec.2010

 

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PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCES

 

■        Associate Professor, the Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Aug. 2000 till Jan. 2006.

■        Associate Professor, the Graduate Institute of Multicultural Education, National Hualien Teachers’ College, Hualien, Taiwan. Feb. 1997 till July, 2000.

■          President of TFSA(Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association), 2007-2009.

■          Committee Member of Gender Equity Education, the Ministry of Education, Taiwan. Apr.1999-Dec.2007

■        Editor of The Gender Equity Education Quarterly. 2001 till .2004. 

■        Computer Consultant at the Department of Sociology, University of Utah, Sep. 1995 - Aug. 1996.

■        Teaching Fellow at the Department of Sociology, University of Utah, Sep.1993 - June 1995. (course instructed: Introduction to Sociology )

■        Part-time Lecturer at Department of Mass-Communication in Fu-Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan. Sep.1991 - June 1992. (course instructed: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology).

■        Research Assistant at Research Program on Gender & Society, National Tsing-Hua Univ. Sep.1991- July 1992 (part-time)

■        Research Assistant at Graduate Institute of Sociology & Anthropology in National Tsing-Hua Univ., The research project is "The Superstition of University Students." Nov.1988 - June1989. (part-time)

■        Research assistant at Academica Sinica: Institute of Ethnology. The research project is "A Longitudinal Study on the Relationship Between Life Stress and Mental Illness." July 1988- Sep. 1988(part-time)

■        Research assistant at Department of Sociology, National Chung-Hsing Univ. The research project is "Self-Salvation Against Environmental Pollution." July 1988-Sep. 1988. (part-time)

 


 

HONORS AND RESEARCH GRANTS:

 

HONORS

 

■        The first honor of entrance-examination of Graduate Institute of

           Sociology & Anthropology, National Tsing-Hua University, Hsin-Chu, Taiwan.

■        The first honor of graduate scholastic achievement in

           Department of Sociology, National Chung-Hsing University, Taipei, Taiwan.

■        The conferment of "Ching O Medal of Chung-Hsing University" for excellent performances in behavior, scholarship, athletics and service.

 

RESEARCH GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

■         Teaching about Love: Exploring Gender Issues in Intimacy. (2008-2009) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■         Intimacy and Its Education: Teaching College Students about Multiple Sexual Subjects and Intimate Relationships. (2007-2008) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Bullying: and Gender Education: What to do about it? (2006-2007) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Transnational Marriage and Multicultural Education: Teaching gender Issues in Social Studies. (2005-2006) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Gender, Educational Work and career Development: An Event history Analysis of promotions for Elementary School principals. (2003-2005) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Faculty Enrichment Program, Canadian Studies. Recipient of the Canada-Taiwan Research Scholarship, 2003. Canada Trade Office in Taipei.

■        The Practice and Theory of Multicultural Gender Education: Multicultural Feminist Perspective. (2001-2002) .This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Gender Consciousness-raising and the Education against Sexual Harassment: An Action Research of Gender Equality in the Elementary School. (1998-2000) This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        School-based Educational Reform and the Enhancement of Multicultural Education: An Action Research. (1998-2000) This research project was funded by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

■        Housework, Domestic Space and Urban Women: Changing Women's Roles in Middle-Class Families of Taiwan.(1998 Research Grant)

■        Teaching Fellowship at the Department of Sociology,

             University of Utah. Sep. 1993 - Aug. 1996

■        M.A. thesis was awarded by the "Academia Sinica: Institute of

             Ethnology", Taipei, Taiwan.

 

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RESEARCH SPECIALTIES

 

■    Gender Studies

      esp. Gender Education / Sociology of Gender; 

■    Multiculturalism / Multicultural Education;

■    Sociology of Love

■    Qualitative Research: Research Methods and Methodology.

 

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COURSES DESIGNED AND TAUGHT

 

Gender Issues and Multicultural Education

Gender Relationships

Introduction to Sociology

Marriage and Family

Multiculturalism

Practice of Gender Education

Qualitative Research Methods

Seminar on Gender and Space

Seminar on Gender Education

Seminar on Multicultural Families

Seminar on Sexuality Education

Social Change in Taiwan

Sociological Theory

Sociology of Gender

Sociology of Love

Space and Society

Thesis Writing

 

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