296. Dr. Ching C. Shir 石清正博士

English Name Dr. Ching C. Shir  

Hanji Name 石清正博士
Birth Year 1939
Birth Place Taichung, Taiwan
First year / First city / State in U.S. 1963/Minneapolis/MI
Address CA
Family 1. Wife: Julie (張初枝)
2. Daughter: Peggy, Vanna
3. Son: —
Education School Name Year – Year Degree and major
1. National Taiwan Univ.


B.S., Mech. Eng.
2. Univ. of Minnesota


Ph.D., Aeronautical Eng.
Employment Company Name Year – Year Position or title
1. Komag, Inc.


VP Eng., R&D
2. IBM


Project Manager & Research Staff
3. Renn Polytech Inst.


Assist. Professor
Accomplishment 1.  Co-Founder of Taiwanese Alliance for Interculture (N.California)(台灣協志會(北加州)創始人之一) 1973

2. Co-Founder of Taiwanese American Federation of North California (北加州台灣同鄉聯合會創始人之一) 1973

3. Co-Founder of Taiwan Center / North California (北加州台灣會館創始人之一) 2003

4. Co-Founder of Komag, Inc. the World’s Largest Independent Computer Hard-Disk Manufacturer 1983-1993

5. Editor-in-Chief of Two Historical Journals of Taiwanese Alliance for Interculture and Taiwanese American Federation of North California

6. Co-Founder of Paradise Culture Associates Published “Taiwanese 400 Year History (台灣人四百年史)”by Su Beng (史明) 1980

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

Hobby Computer & technology subjects, History, Travel