Dr. Tso, I-Min

Dr. Tso, I-Min

Contacts

TEL
+886-4-2359-0121#32414
FAX
+886-4-2359-0296
E-mail
spider@thu.edu.tw

Professional preparation

Doctor of Philosophy
Museum of Zoology and Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan USA
1991-1996
Bachelor of Science
Department of Biology, National Taiwan Normal University
1984-1988

Appointments

Professor, Department of Life Science, Tunghai University.
2007 to date
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Tunghai University.
2003–2007
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Tunghai University.
1998–2003
Research Fellow (part-time), Department of Zoology, National Natural History Museum, Taiwan
1999 to date
Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Institute of Zoology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
1997–1998
Teaching Assistant, Museum of Zoology and Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan USA
1991–1997
Teacher, Wu-Cyuan Junior High School (五權國中), Taichung City, Taiwan, ROC
1988–1989

Research

  • Behavioral interactions between kleptoparasites spiders (Theridiidae: Argyrodes) and host spiders.
  • Spider biodiversity in Taiwan.
  • Phylogeography of the giant wood spider (Nephila, Araneae).
  • Mechanical, genetical and behavioral-ecology properties of spider silk.
  • Behavioral interaction between spiders and insects from visual ecology.

Updated: Jan-24-2014 11:34:24 (Taiwan, GMT+08:00).