Institute of Political Science

Prof. Dr. Gunter Schubert

(Asien-Orient-Institut, coopted at the Institute for Political Science)

Raum 113

Keplerstrasse 2

D-72074 Tübingen

Tel. ++49 - (0)7071-29-72715

E-Mail gunter.schubert(at)


Gunter Schubert (born in 1963) was appointed professor in October 2003. He heads the newly founded Chair of Greater China Studies covering political, social, economic and cultural developments in contemporary Greater China – a concept which comprises the PRC, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, and Singapore as territorial units and also the overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia and in the non-Asian world. Prof. Schubert is also the founder and director of the European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan (ERCCT) at Tuebingen University.