Andrew Chang

Emeritus Professor
Areas of Expertise: 

Languages and Culture, Cross-Cultural Communication, Japanese and Chinese.

Professional Bio: 

Andrew Chang earned a bachelor’s degree from National Taiwan University and a master’s degree from Seton Hall University before completing four years of graduate studies at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Prior to his arrival at Thunderbird School of Global Management in 1971, Professor Chang worked as an interpreter at the U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group in Taipei, Taiwan. He also spent time as a tourism specialist at the Ministry of Transportation in Taipei, and as a lecturer and faculty member at Washington University. He taught courses in Chinese, Japanese and cross-cultural communication at Thunderbird until 2002, when he received emeritus status following a 45-year career.

In addition to publishing papers in journals such as the Modern Language Journal and Business Journal in Kyoto, Japan, Professor Chang has published dictionaries of English-Japanese and English-Chinese business terms. He is a member of the North American Taiwanese Professors Association.