Szu-chien Hsu

President, Taiwan Foundation for Democracy


Dr. Szu-chien Hsu has assumed the position of the President of the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD) in June 2016. He has a view to make TFD a more dynamic and engaging organization in supporting and deepening democracy both within Taiwan and around the region. Before serving at TFD, Dr. Szu-chien Hsu was an Associate Research Fellow of Institute of Political Science at Academia Sinica in Taipei, and the Director of the Center for Contemporary China at the National Tsinghua University in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Dr. Hsu earned his Ph.D in political science from the Columbia University.