Wu Jing-Jyi, received his doctoral degree from the University of Minnesota’s School of Education in 1967. After graduation, Wu has served on many important positions including professor in the Department of Psychology at National Chengchi University, and the executive director of the Foundation for Scholarly Exchange (FSE, Fullbright Taiwan) for 32 years. For his dedication and contributions to international exchange and cooperation between the U.S. and Taiwan, he was recognized by the U.S. State Department with a Certificate of Appreciation.
Wu founded Lanling Theater Workshop which is influential in Taiwan, and was presented the Wen Ying Award from the President of Taiwan and the National Cultural Association for his contributions to the arts and culture.
For his contributions to academia, Wu was awarded the Wooden Bell Award from the Chinese Psychological and Educational Testing Association in 1990.
Now Wu is a member of the Ministry of Education Arts Education Committee, and serves as principal investigator for several important projects.