Ovid Tzeng

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Ovid Tzeng
Tseng Chih-lang
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Minister of Council for Cultural Affairs of the Republic of China
In office
28 November 2011 – 5 February 2012
Preceded byEmile Sheng
Succeeded byLin Chin-tian (acting)
Lung Ying-tai
Minister of Education of the Republic of China
In office
20 May 2000 – 1 February 2002
Preceded byYang Chao-hsiang
Succeeded byHuang Jong-tsun
Personal details
Born8 September 1944 (1944-09-08) (age 74)
Kizan District, Takao Prefecture, Taiwan, Empire of Japan (modern-day Qishan, Kaohsiung, Taiwan)
NationalityRepublic of China
Alma materNational Chengchi University
Pennsylvania State University

Ovid Tzeng (Chinese: 曾志朗; pinyin: Zēng Zhìlǎng; Wade–Giles: Tseng Chih-lang; born 8 September 1944) is a politician in Taiwan. He was Minister of Education from 2000 to 2002 and Minister of the Council for Cultural Affairs from 2011 to 2012.[1][2]


  1. ^ Hsiu-chuan, Shih (20 November 2011). "2012 ELECTION: Ovid Tzeng replaces Emile Sheng as new culture minister". Taipei Times. Archived from the original on 10 March 2012. Retrieved 9 November 2016.
  2. ^ Hsu, Chih-wei (21 June 2017). "Tang Prize energizes sinology scholars: Ovid Tzeng". Focus Taiwan. Retrieved 22 June 2017.