Last updated on: 5/17/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

Jens Damm, PhD Biography

Title:
Assistant Professor in the Institute of Taiwan Studies at Chang Jung University
Position:
None Found to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 24, 2012.

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to human sexuality. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to human sexuality.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Professor, Institute of Taiwan Studies, Chang Jung University (Taiwan), 2009-present
  • Associate Fellow, European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan, 2009-present
  • Assistant Professor, Chinese Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, on leave since 2009
  • International Visiting Fellow, Taiwan Foundation for Democracy, 2009
  • Visiting Scholar, Academic Sinica, Taipei, Institute of Modern History, 2008-2009
  • Visiting Fellow, Central University, Taiwan, 2006
  • Visiting Fellow, NTU, School of Communication and Information, SIRC, Singapore, 2005
Education:
  • PhD, Sinology/Chinese Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, 2003
  • MA, Sinology and Economica, University of Trier, 1994
Other:
  • Presented “Same Sex Desire and Society in Taiwan, 1945 to 1987” at National Tsinghua University in May 2009
  • Presented “Discourses of Homosexuality in Republican China” at an International Symposium at Freie Universität Berlin in May 2002