Director: Christine Moll-Murata
Office: Uni134 (3.13)
Phone: +49 (0)234 32-28254
Fax: +49 (0)234 32-14440

Co-director: Christian Schwermann
Office: Uni134 (3.11)
Phone: +49 (0)234 32-29253
Fax: +49 (0)234 32-14265


Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Building of the University Library, UB 4/2
Universitätsstraße 150
44801 Bochum

Mailing Address

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Fakultät für Ostasienwissenschaften
Taiwan Research Unit
Uni134 (3.13)
44780 Bochum

Activities 活動 Hua̍t-tōng


  • Summer Term 2021    BA Seminar: Social and Political History of Taiwan in the Twentieth Century
    Guest Professor: Prof. Dr. Lin Hsin-yi, National Taiwan Normal University

  • Course information:

  • Summer Term 2021    BA Exercise: Tutorial for Elementary Taiwanese
    Teacher: Wu Kuan-wei, M.A.

  • Course information:

  • 11/05/2021 18:00    Panel Discussion (online)

    Podiumsdiskussion: 30 Jahre Demokratiebewegung in Taiwan
    Professor Shieh Jhy-wey, Taiwan Representative in Germany
    Klaus H. Walter, previous Taiwan coordinator of Amnesty International Germany
    Professor Kristin Kupfer, Trier University
    The discussion will be held in German.

  • Weitere Information:

  • 2019-2020   Teaching Program for History, Culture, and Languages of Taiwan:
  • Annual Report 2019/20 (English)
    Annual Report 2019/20 (Chinese)

  • 18/11/2020   Mittagsforum “The cultural memory in Taiwan historiography and heritage 'commodification' with a case study on Hengchun” KAM Liza Wing Man (Göttingen)
  • Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier:

  • 7-8/10/2020   Workshop “Teaching History and Languages of Taiwan”.
    upcoming event!
  • [Tentative Programme]

  • 14/01/2020    Workshop “Taiwan’s Elections 2020: Domestic and International Dimensions”.
  • [Poster]

  • 17-18/10/2019    Film Screening and Interview with Heather Tsui 崔永徽,
    Film Director of “Long Time No Sea” (只有大海知道).
  • [English interview transcript]
    [Chinese interview transcript]

  • 09/10/2019   Taiwan Guest Lectures “21st Century Language Policies in Taiwan” Dr. Li Taiyuan 李台元
    National Academy for Educational Research 國家教育研究院 “Language Planning in Taiwan: Agents and Agency” Prof. Dr. Henning Klöter 韓可龍, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
  • [Poster]

  • 24/06/2019   Lecture “Taiwan's Recent Political History in Ten (Election) Advertisements”
    Dr. Dafydd J. Fell, SOAS London.
  • [Poster]
  • 06/06/2019   Taiwanese Documentary Film Screening “Our Youth in Taiwan” (我們的青春,在台灣)
    followed by Q&A with Director Fu Yue 傅榆.
  • [Poster]
  • 07/07/2019   Concert “Sumings kleine Welttour” (舒米恩小世界巡迴).
  • [Poster]
  • 19/5/2019   Taiwanese Documentary Film Screening “Father” (紅盒子).
  • [Poster]
  • 20/01/2019   Film Screening “On Happiness Road” (幸福路上).
  • [Poster]