Dr. Nian-Shing Chen is Chair Professor in the Institute for Research Excellence in Learning Sciences and Program of Learning Sciences at the National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan.
Prof. Chen received the national outstanding research awards for three times in 2008, 2011 and 2015. He is ranked in the second place on the top authors list by article count in Computers & Education. He is ranked 4 on the top scholar list in educational technology field based on an article published in British Journal of Educational Technology. One of his papers published in Innovations in Education and Teaching International was awarded as the top cited article in 2010.
Professor Chen served as the Editor-in-Chief for the prestige journal of Educational Technology and Society. He is a golden core member of IEEE, life-long member of ACM and the former Chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology.