Eric Yi-hung Chiou is an associate professor at the National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) in Taiwan, specializing in international relations (IR) and international political economy (IPE). Prof. Chiou earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of South Carolina (USC) in the United States and got M.A. and B.A. from the National Taiwan University (NTU).

Prof. Chiou’s research interests mainly include international relations and international political economy, particularly focusing on foreign direct investment (FDI) and regional economic integration in the Asia Pacific, as well as international conflict and strategic interactions among great powers.

The followings are his professional experiences:

  • Assistant Professor               Aug., 2013- Jul., 2017    
    Center of General Education
    National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan

  • Visiting Scholar Jul.,-Sep., 2017 National Graduate Institute For Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo, Japan
  • Visiting Scholar Jun.,
    2014- Sep.-2014 Research Institute of Economy, Trade, and Industry (RIETI), Tokyo, Japan


  • Associate Research Fellow                                  Sept., 2010- Dec., 2013
    The Department of International Affairs
    Chinese Taipei APEC Study Center


  • Deputy Head of FTA and Regional Integration
    National Economic Development Strategic Planning Center
    Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER), Taiwan


  • Adjunct Assistant Professor                                          Feb. 2011-Present
    College of International Affairs
    National Chengchi University (NCCU), Taiwan

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor                                         Aug. 2012- Jan. 2013
    Management College
    Defense University, Taiwan