Ching-Min Chen recieved her Doctor of Nursing Science (Health Policy and Health of the Community) from the Indiana University, USA in 1995. She joined Taipei Medical University as a lecturer shortly after returning to Taiwan, and was promoted to full professor in 2007. She served as the Director of the School of Geriatric Nursing and Care Management in 2007-2011. She then joined the Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) and was the Adjunct Professor in the Institute of Gerontology. Currently, she also serves as the Associate Vice President of the Office of International Affairs, NCKU.