1837. Dr. Ching-Tsang Hou 侯景滄博士

English Name Dr. Ching-Tsang Hou  

Hanji Name 侯景滄博士
Birth Year 1935
Birth Place Chiayi, Taiwan
First year / First city / State in U.S. 1968/ Madison /WI
Address IL
Family 1. Wife: Manhua Chen (陳滿華)
2. Daughter: 思嘉,思娟,思寧
3. Son: —
Education School Name Year – Year Degree and major
1. National Taiwan Univ.


B.S., Agricultural Chemistry
2. Tokyo Univ.


M.S., Agricultural Chemistry
3. Tokyo Univ.


Ph.D., Agricultural Chemistry
Employment Company Name Year – Year Position or title
1. Northern Regional research Laboratories


National Research Council Research Associate
2. Exxon Research Center. Annandale, NJ


Principal Investigator
3. Dept. of Microbial Biochemistry and Genetics/Natural products, Squibb Institute for Medical Research, Princeton, NJ




4. National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, ARS, USDA. Peoria, IL


Lead Scientist
5. Biochemistry and Biotechnology area, US-Japan


US side chairperson
Accomplishment 1. Established Ching Hou Biotechnology Award by American Oil Chemists Society (美國油脂化學會設立侯景滄生物技術奬) 2017

2. American Oil Chemists Society, Biotechnology Lifetime Achievement Award 2000

3. Vice chairperson of American Oil Chemists Society Foundation 2004-2008

4. Founding President of the International Society of Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology 2005-Present

5. Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology 2011-Present

6. Fellow, International Society of Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology 2011

7. Fellow, American Academy of Microbiology 1994

8. Outstanding Taiwanese American Elected by T.A. Archives in 08/2018

Source from Dr. Ching-Tsang Hou 02/2018