On July 7, 2011, the Ministry of Education officially approved the third president of the school: Professor Chen Dingming from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Professor Chen Dingming, who obtained his PhD in public administration from the National Chengchi University, has rich academic background and publication history.
He is currently a professor and head of DILA’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
He was previously a professor and director of the Hakka Institute of Political Economy, executive director of the Social Impact Institute of Taiwan, executive committee member of the National Chengchi University School of Social Sciences Civil Society and Local Governance Research Center, advisory member of the Hakka Committee of the Executive Yuan, member of the review committee for the Ministry of Labor's Multiple Employment Promotion Program and Empowering Employment Program, etc.
This new school year begins under the leadership of president Chen Dingming, a major milestone towards fulfilling the educational aspirations of our founder, Master Sheng Yen.