Dr. Steve Chao


  • Country:
    • China
  • Business:
    • High School Summer Abroad
    • Study Abroad
    • Gap Year Abroad


Steve Chao is the Director of CIEE Shanghai and is responsible for all aspects of operations, including academic, student services, finance, local partnerships and government relations. He has had extensive professional experience in global education as both a faculty member and senior administrator in U.S. higher education institutions since 1988.

Before joining CIEE in 2010, he was responsible for campus globalization at universities in Missouri, Indiana and Massachusetts. He holds a Doctorate degree in Education from Saint Louis University and has far-reaching international teaching and research experience in Taiwan and China. Steve was born in Taiwan.

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