Dean of International Affairs
Dr. Yatin LIN

Dr. Yatin LIN is a dance scholar who holds a Ph.D. in Dance History and Theory from the University of California, Riverside. She is currently Associate Professor of Dance Studies at the Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA) in Taiwan, and Chairperson of TNUA’s International Master of the Arts Program in Cultural and Creative Industries (IMCC).


Lin has published a monograph Sino-Corporealities: Contemporary Choreographies from Taipei, Hong Kong, and New York and contributed articles to the Routledge Dance Studies Reader, Keywords of Taiwan Theory (in Chinese), and Corporeal Politics: Dancing East Asia, as well as edited and co-authored Pina Bausch (in Chinese). Her articles have been translated and published in French, Korean, and Portuguese.


Former President of Taiwan Dance Research Society (TDRS) and former Director of the Society for Dance History Scholars (SDHS), she also served as the Co-Chair of the 10th Taishin Arts Award (2011) in Taiwan.