Skip To Content

Athabasca University


Dr. Nian-Shing Chen - Distinguished Professor

Information Management Department,
National Sun Yat-sen University,
No. 70, Lien Hai Rd., Kaohsiung,
Taiwan, 80424

Phone: +886 7 5252510

Fax: +886 7 5254799



Distinguished Professor Nian-Shing Chen is with the Department of Information Management at the National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan. His current research interests include assessing e-Learning course performance, synchronous teaching & learning, mobile & ubiquitous learning and robot enhanced learning with natural user-interface. He has published over 350 papers in academic journals, international conferences and book chapters. He is also the author of three books with one text book entitled “e-Learning Theory & Practice ”. Prof. Chen received the distinguished research award from the National Science Council, Taiwan in 2008. Dr. Chen is a member of IEEE, ACM and the Chair for Expert Seminars and Web-based Tutorials, the IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology ( He is a Co-Editor-in-Chief of the SSCI-indexed journal of Educational Technology & Society.

Updated June 25 2014 by FST Technical Staff

AU, CANADA'S OPEN UNIVERSITY, is an internationally recognized leader in online and distance learning.