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Basic Data
NAME
Francis Yi-hua Kan
TITLE
Associate Research Fellow
DIVISION
Division of American and European Studies
E_mail
fykan@nccu.edu.tw
EDUCATION
  • Ph.D. in International Studies, University of Cambridge, 1996 – 2003
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  • MA in International Studies, University of Warwick, 1990 – 1991
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  • BA, Department of Public Administration, National Chung Hsing University 1983-1987
WORKING EXPERIENCES
  • Chief Executive, EU Center
  • Secretary General, European Union Research Forum, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University.
  • Executive Secretary, European Union Research Forum, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University
  • Chief of Cooperation and Exchange Section, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University
  • Associate Research Fellow, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University
  • Visiting Fellow, Fox International Fellowship, Yale Center for International and Area Studies, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
  • Assistant Research Fellow, National Chengchi University
  • Human Resources Manager, Acer Company Ltd.
  • Chief Counselor, Second Lieutenant, Marine Corps, R.O.C
RESEARCH FIELD
  • Security Studies: Human Security, European Security
  • Globalization Studies
  • European Integration
  • European Union
  • Common and Foreign  Security Policies
  • Regional and International Conflicts Resolution
  • Terrorism
  • Diplomacy of Small and Medium-sized Countries
  • the U.K. Studies
  • Europe-U.S. Relations
  • History of the Cold War
PUBLICATIONS
 
I. Journal rticles  
  1. *“‘Soft Balancing’ between the European Union and the United States,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.47, No.2 (June 2008), pp.1-24.TSSCI
  2. *“Implications and Impacts of the 2008 Presidential Elections,” Strategic and Security Analyses, Vol.36 (April 2008), pp.7-9.
  3. *“‘Civilian Power’ as the EU's Identity: Construction and Criticism,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.46, No.4 (October 2007), pp.1-25.TSSCI
  4. *“The Prospects of Asia-Europe Meeting,” Strategic and Security Analyses, Vol.18 (October 2006), pp.25-28.
  5. *“The Military Dimension of the European Security and Defense Policy: The Global Role of the European Union, Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.45, No.5 (September 2006), pp.111-136.TSSCI
  6. *“London: An Open Society and Terrorism,” Strategic and Security Analyses,Vol.4 (August 2005), pp.21-24
  7. *“U.K. Cross-Strait Policy,” Strategic and Security Analyses,Vol.2June 2005pp.29-32
  8. *“Implication of EU’s Policy of Lifting Embargo to China,”, Strategic and Security Analyses,Vol.1May, 2005pp.15-17.
  9. “East Asia in a Unipolar International Order and Europe's Role in the Region,” Asia Europe Journal, Vol. 2, No. 4 (December 2004), pp.497-522.
  10. *“EU Constitution Draft and European Integration,Eurasian Studies Newsletter, Vol.7, No.12 (December, 2004), pp.6-8.
  11. *“The EU’s 5th Enlargement: it’s Challenges and Prospects,” Eurasian Studies Newsletter, Vol.6, No.7 (June, 2004), pp.10-11.
  12. *“Peace Process in Northern Ireland: Inter-Governmental and International Dimensions,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.43, No.2 (March 2004), pp.1-30.TSSCI
  13. *“EU Constitution and its Outlook,” Eurasian Studies Newsletter, Vol.6, No.11 (November 2003), pp.10-12.
  14. *“NATO in the Post-Cold War Era and International Relations Theories,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.42, No.5 (September 2003), pp.1-23.TSSCI
  15. *“NATO Enlargement: The Changing Military Alliance in a Political Context,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.42, No.4 (July 2003), pp.1-23.TSSCI
  16. *“US-Europe Conflict or Internal European Division? Competition between the Great Powers in the Gulf Conflict,” Eurasian Studies Newsletter, Vol.4, No.6 (2003), pp.11-13.
  17. “The Irreconcilable Chinese Rival Regimes and the Weakening of the Neutrality Policies of the Great Powers,” Civil Wars, Vol. 3, No. 4 (October 2000), pp.85-104.
  18. “The Position of Hong Kong in Britain’s Policy towards the Two Rival Chinese Regimes during the Early Years of the Cold War,” Civil Wars, Vol. 2, No. 4 (1999), pp.106-137.
  19. *“The Labour Party and Blair's Reforms”, Mei Ou Yueh Kan (America & Europe Monthly), Vol.10, No. 8 (August 1995), pp.103-121.
  20. *“Assessment on European single Market 1992,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.32, No.9 (September 1993), pp.53-66. (TSSCI)
  21. *“England and the European Integration,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol. 31, No.11 (November 1992), pp.73-84. (TSSCI)
  22. “The Role of Nuclear Weapons in the cold War Era,” Issue & Studies, Vol.28, No.6 (June 1996), pp.86-96. (SSCI)
  23. *“The 1992 British Parliament Election and Its Impact,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol.31, No.6 (June 1992), pp.27-41. (TSSCI)
  24. *“European integration and Maastrickt Treat,” Wenti Yu Yanjiu (Chinese version of Issues & Studies), Vol. 31, No.3 (March 1992), pp. 69-82. (TSSCI)
  II Books and Chapters
  1. “Ideal and Practice: Britain’s Diplomacy toward China under the Labour Government,” in Zheng Wen Tsai ed., The Evolution and Future of the Contemporary Relations among EU, China, and Taiwan. Taipei: Cross-Strait Interflow Prospect Foundation, 2008, pp.91-119.
  2. *“‘Civilian Power’ as the EU's Identity: Construction and Criticism,” in Chen-Shen Yan ed., International Security Strategies in Transition. Taipei: Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, 2008, pp.69-107.
  3. *“EU’s ‘Internal Diplomacy’ and Foreign Policy in the Context of the EU Constitutional Treaty,” in Der-Chin Horng ed., The EU Constitution. Taipei: Institute of European and American Studies Press, Academia Sinica, 2007, pp. 255-293.
  4. *“EU’s Budget Structure,” in 2005 Assessment Report on the International and China’s Developmental Trend. Taipei: Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, 2006, pp.53-57.
  5. *The Military Dimension of the European Security and Defense Policy: The Global Role of the European Union, in Mao-Hsiung Hung ed., Analysis of International Politic in 21 Century. Taipei: Buffalo Publisher, 2006, pp.65-107.
  6. *“The Opportunities and Challenges of Taiwan’s Foreign Policy and its Policy toward China, Taipei: Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, 2004.
  III Conference Papers
  1.  “March 5th of the National People’s Congress and the Future of Cross-Strait Relations,” March 12, 2009, Cross-Strait Interflow Prospect Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  2. “Cross-Strait CBMs in the Framework of a Comprehensive Peace Accord” Taiwan-Canada Conference on “Confidence Building Measures and the Progress of the Cross-Strait Relations”, February 7, 2009, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, and Canadian Trade Office, Taipei, Taiwan.
  3. *“Taiwan’s New Diplomatic Strategy and Its Impacts on Regional Security,” Defense Forum of Regional SecurityPromoting Regional Security Cooperation to Prevent Taiwan Straits Conflict, October 28, 2008, Military of National Defense, Taipei, Taiwan.
  4. “‘Diplomatic Truce’ and Taiwan’s International Participation” International Conference on “The Taipei-Washington-Beijing Relations: A Common Agenda”, October 12, 2008, Foundation on International and Cross-Strait Studies, and Center for Strategic and International Studies, Taipei, Taiwan.
  5. *“Implementation of Confidence Building Measures on Cross-Strait Relations in the Current Stage,” Strategy Project Research , October 6, 2008, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  6. “An Emerging New Security Environment in the Taiwan Strait,” Berlin Conference on Asian Security 2008: “China in Asia’s Future – Perspectives from Asia, the United States and Europe”, September 18, 2008, SWP, Berlin, Germany.
  7. *“The Role of Other States in Cross-Strait Relations”, The Role of Other States in Cross-Strait Relations, Mainland Affair Council, August 21, 2008, Taipei, Taiwan.
  8. *“The Suitability and Prospective of Confidence Building Measures on Cross-Strait Relations,” Conference on Establishment of Confidence Building Measures on Cross-Strait Relations, August 7, 2008, Graduate Institute of Strategy, National Defense University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  9. *“Discussion on the Competition and Cooperation between NATO and EU from the Perspective of French Return to NATO,” Forum on the Evolution of European Security, July 17, 2008, Foreign-Service-Institute, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  10. *“Perspectives on Cross-Strait CBMs in Military Affair,” Strategy Project Research: From the Overall Situation to See how to Implement the Strategy, June 30, 2008, Institution of International Relations, National Chengchi University, and National Defense University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  11. “A New Way Out? Taiwan’s Transforming Diplomacy,” Taiwan’s Public Diplomacy in the New Cross-Strait Relation’s Context, June 10, 2008, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  12. *“Review and Prospects of the NATO-Summit”, International Political News Analysis Seminar, April 8, 2008, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  13. *“Chances and Challenges, Taiwan’s New Public Diplomacy and Cross-Strait Relations”, Analysis of the 2008 Presidential Election, March 19, 2008, National Policy Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  14. *“US’s Reaction to Taiwan’s Pursuit of International Space,” American Presidential Election in 2008 and the Future of Taiwan-USA Relations, March 7, 2008, Graduate Institute of American Studies, Tamkang University, and New Taiwanese Cultural Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  15. * “The Implication and Prospects of Jiang-Chen Talks in Taipei,” Strategic Security Forum, 2008, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  16. “Europe’s Role in the Taiwan Strait Security” International Conference on “Confidence-Building Measures: Successful Cases and Implications for the Taiwan Strait”, January 16-17, 2008, New Taiwanese Cultural Foundation in cooperation with Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Taipei, Taiwan.
  17. *“The Impact of Treaty of Lisbon on EU Position in Global Context”, International Political News Analysis Seminar, December 18, 2007, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  18. *“Taiwan's Diplomacy and Cross-Strait Relations: Current Trends and Strategies,” Conference on the Feasibility of Taiwan's Accession to International Organizations, September 10, 2007, New Taiwanese Cultural Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  19. “EU’s Role in the Taiwan Strait Security – From Taiwan’s Perspective,” Conference on “Taiwan’s Security from European Perspectives”, August 15, 2007, Research and Planning Committee, MOFA, and The Cross-Strait Interflow Prospect Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  20. *“Development of European Think Tank,Conference on “Development of European Think Tank,” August 3, 2007, Department of Political Science in Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  21. *“The 2007 U.S. Appraisal Report on PRC’s Armed Force,” China-U.S. Strategic Competition for Regional Security, June 23, 2007, New Taiwanese Cultural Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  22. *“US-EU Co-opetition on Global Anti--Terrorism Strategy,” Global Anti-Terrorism Seminar, May 24, 2007, Terrorism Research Center, Central Police University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.
  23. *“Golden Brown’s New European Policy,” Workshop on EU Studies, April 27, 2007, Foundation of International and Cross-Strait Studies, Taipei, Taiwan.
  24. “For Better or For Worse? The Changing International Order of the Post-Cold War Era”, Workshop on Barry Buzan’s Work in International Relations, April 13, 2007, Department of Diplomacy, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  25. *“EU’s Position on Darfur Humanitarian Crisis,” Conference on Darfur Humanitarian Crisis, March 30, 2007, Department of Diplomacy, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  26. * “The Dispute on Installation of TMD in Europe,” Workshop on EU Studies, February 27, 2007, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  27. *“The Process of EU Integration”, International Political News Analysis Seminar, January 10, 2007, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  28. *“The Implications of 9th Middle European Conference and Bilateral Relations,” International Political News Analysis Seminar, September 12, 2006, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  29. “EU Committee and US-EU Summit,” June 27, 2006, Foundation on International and Cross-Strait Studies, Taipei, Taiwan.
  30. *“Assessment and Prospective of Taiwan- UK Bilateral Relations,” The Evolution and Future of Europe-China-Taiwan Trilateral Relations, June 16, 2006, Cross-Strait Interflow Prospect Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  31. “2006 Assessment and Prospective of EU in Political Context,” February 22, 2006, Foundation on International of Cross-strait Studies, Taipei, Taiwan.
  32. “EU and the USA: Soft Balance or Hard Balance?” EU and World Politics, December 16, 2005, European Studies Center, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  33. “EU Anti-Terrorism Strategy 2005,” December 15, 2005, Cross-Strait Interflow Prospect Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
  34. “‘Internal Diplomacy’ in CFSP and Its Implications for the EU Constitutional Treaty,” EU-25 and East Asia: Cooperation and Conflict in the 21st Century, 22nd Taiwan-European Conference, October 27-28, 2005, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
  35. *“The Effect of EU’s ‘Internal Diplomacy’ on CFSP: Operation and Evaluation under the EU Constitutional Treaty,” Constitutional Treaty and the EU's Future, October 7, 2005, Institute of European and American Studies, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
  36. “Iran Nuclear Program and the EU Role in Global Context”, September 8, 2005, Foundation on International of Cross-strait Studies, Taipei.
  37. *“UK’s EU Presidency and the Future of EU Constitutional Treaty, Dilemma and Challenge of the EU Constitutional Treaty , September 2, 2005, EU Research Forum, IIR, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  38. “Communicable Diseases and Human Security,” IIR-Taiwan/IIR-Vietnam Dialogue, August 25, 2005, IIR-Taiwan/IIR-Vietnam.
  39. *“London Terror Attack and European Anti-Terrorism Strategy,” London Terror Attack Seminar, July 22, 2005, Terrorism Research Center, Central Police University, Taiwan.
  40. “Globalization, Human Security and SARS” 7th CSCAP Dialogue, May 6, 2005, Taipei.
  41. *“EU Security and Defense Policy from ‘Military Perspective’: EU Strategic Position in the World,” New Century, New Form, New Challenge, April 15, 2005, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taiwan.
  42. “Globalization, Human Security and SARS”, International Conference on “SARS and Social Reconstruction in Comparative Perspective, March 18, 2005, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica.
  43. “New Security Agenda: Human Security in Europe and Asia,” European-Asian Co-operation in the New Era, 21st Taiwan-European Conference, November 2004.
  44. *“New European Commission and its Prospects,” The Development of EU’s New Stage and Taiwan–EU Relations, October 1, 2004, EU Research Forum, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  45. *“New Constitutional Treaty and EU Foreign Relations, ” The 2ndEU Constitutional Treaty Forum, September 27, 2004, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  46. *“New Thoughts on Taiwan’s Diplomacy and Cross-Strait Relations in the Era of Globalization,” International Political News Analysis Seminar, June 2, 2004, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  47. *“The Impact of EU Expansion,” International Political News Analysis Seminar, May 24, 2004, Research and Planning Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, Taiwan.
  48. “EU’s Global Security Role from an Asian Perspectives,” International Conference on “Europe-US Dispute and the War on Terror”, April 8, 2004, EU Research Forum, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  49. *“Britain's Attitude toward Taiwan's Presidential Election,” European Council Summit and Taiwan- EU Relations, April 2, 2004, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  50. *“EU and US: Soft Balance or Hard Balance,” EU and Global Politics, December 16, 2005, EU Center, National Taiwan University.
  51. “East Asia in a Unipolar International Order and Europe's Role in the Region,” Asia, Europe and the Unipolar International System, 20th Taiwan-European Conference, July 8, 2003, Center for International Relations.
  52. *“UK’s Strategy and Role in US-Iraq War, ” US-Iraq War and Great Power Diplomacy, June 27, 2003, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  53. *“Europe-US Disputes over the Establishment of the International Criminal Court,” International Disputes between Europe and the United States, August 23, 2002, EU Research Forum, Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  IV Research Grants and Proects
  1. *“Global Identity of the European Integration: Theoretic Construction and 'Alternative' Models,” granted from National Science Council, Taiwan, 2008 & 2009.
  2. *“European Security Concept in the Context of Post-Modernism: Ideas, Policies and Missions,” granted from National Science Council, Taiwan, 2007.
  3. *“Soft Balancing" in the International Relations Theories: The Relationship between the EU and the U.S.,” granted from National Science Council, Taiwan, 2006.
  4. *“Network of Hygienic Safety Think Tank in Asia-Pacific Region”, granted from Department of Health, Executive Yuan, Taiwan, 2006.
  5. *“U.S. Hegemony with Europe's Multilateralism Balancing It: NATO as a Case”, granted from National Science Council, Taiwan, 2004.
  6. *“SARS and National Security: Agenda of New Security Studies in an Era of Globalization”, granted from National Science Council, Taiwan, 2003.