DR TAI-HWA EMILY LU

Professor, National Taiwan Normal University
Executive Board Member, Special Education Association of the Republic of China
1st Vice President, Asian Federation on Mental Retardation

  • Academic Experience
    BA majoring in Education, National Cheng-Chih University, 1969-1973
    MED majoring in Special Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA. 1983-1984
    PhD majoring in Special Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA, 1990-1992

  • Working Experience
    Special Education Teacher, Taipei Municipal Ming-lun Junior High School, 1973-1986
    Assistant Researcher, Special Education Center, National Taiwan Normal University, 1986-1992
    Associate Professor, National Taiwan Normal University.1992-1996
    Full Professor, National Taiwan Normal University. 1996-till now

  • Expertise 
    Curriculum and Instructional Design for Children with Special Needs
    Education for the Intellectually Disabled
    Education for the Learning Disabled
    Education for the Gifted and Talented

  • Publication 
    Dr. Lu has approximately 100 publications concerning the education for the children with special needs, which include research papers, books, and journal articles. Major contents cover teaching materials and methodologies, especially in mathematics, and curriculum and IEP designs. She has also been advising more than thirty doctoral and master students’ dissertations and theses. In addition, she was invited to numerous national and international symposiums and conferences to give speeches, present research papers, and conduct workshops and to help the development of special education in Taiwan and some other Asian regions.