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RADM (Ret.) Chih-Lung Tan

Address:4F, 415# An-Ji Street Tsoying, Kaohsiung Taiwan 81358
  • Current Position:
    • Research fellow, The Society for Strategic Studies ROC
  • Education:
    • PhD. Candidate, China and East Asia Studies, National Sun Yet-Sen University, Kaohsiung Taiwan
    • US Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 2002
    • MS, Physical Oceanography, US Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey California, 1991
  • Professional Career:
    • Inspector General, Navy Headquarters ROCN
    • Deputy Chief of Staff, Naval Fleet Command ROCN
    • Director General, ROC Defense Mission to the USA (Defense Attaché)
    • Commander, Flotilla192, (Mine Warfare, Salvage Operation)
    • Director, Strategic Analysis Office, Ministry of National Defense
  • Fields of Academic Expertise:
    • East-Asia security issues
    • Military diplomacy
    • Strategic planning / Force planning
    • Undersurface warfare (ASW, MCM)
  • Publications:
    • "Strategic implication of TPP and RCEP to the ROC and PRC", March 2014
    • "Implication of U.S. Strategic Rebalance to Taiwan, An investigation of its challenges and opportunities" December 2013
    • "Littoral or High Sea, Taiwan's Force Planning Dilemma " Strategic Vision, Volume 1 Issue 5, September 2012
    • "Political and military assurance of ROC maritime interests", ROC Institute of Marine Affairs and Policy publication, October 2012
2014 International Sea Lines of Communication Academic Conference, R.O.C.