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Lin Junq-tzer
Chairman of the Kuomintang
In office
1 July 2017 – 20 August 2017
Preceded byHung Hsiu-chu
Succeeded byWu Den-yih
Vice Chairperson of the Kuomintang
Assumed office
18 May 2016
ChairpersonHung Hsiu-chu
Governor of Taiwan Province
In office
26 February 2010 – 20 May 2016
Preceded byChang Jin-fu
Succeeded byShih Jun-ji
Minister without Portfolio
In office
24 February 2010 – 20 May 2016
Mayor of Hsinchu City
In office
20 December 2001 – 20 December 2009
Preceded byJames Tsai
Succeeded byHsu Ming-tsai
Member of the Legislative Yuan
In office
1 February 1996 – 20 December 2001
Preceded byHsieh Chi-ta
Succeeded byLu Hsueh-chang
Personal details
Born (1944-02-05) 5 February 1944 (age 77)
Hsinchu, Japanese Taiwan
Political partyKuomintang
Alma materSoochow University
National University

Lin Junq-tzer (Chinese: 林政則; pinyin: Lín Zhèngzé; born 1944) is a Taiwanese politician who has served as the Governor of Taiwan Province from 26 February 2010 to 20 May 2016.[1]

Early life

A Hakka born in Hsinchu, Lin obtained his bachelor's degree in business administration from Soochow University in 1967 and master's degree in educational administration from the National University in the United States in 1989.

Early career

After finishing his bachelor's degree from Soochow University, Lin taught as a teacher at Zhudong Junior High School in Hsinchu County in 1968-1969.

Early political career

On 23 December 1972, Lin joined the legislative election and won a member seat at Hsinchu County Council. In 1981, he became the delegate for National Assembly.

Hsinchu City Mayor

Lin was elected as the Mayor of Hsinchu City after winning the 2001 Republic of China local election under Kuomintang on 1 December 2001 and took office on 20 December 2001.

2001 Hsinchu City Mayoral Election Result
No. Party Candidate Votes Ratio
1 Democratic Progressive Party Tsai Jen-chien (蔡仁堅) 69,165 42.77%
Wang Shao-chuan (王少泉) 801 0.50%
Lin Junq-tzer (林政則) 90,580 56.01%
Huang Chung-mei (黃中媄) 1,171 0.72%

He was then re-elected by a near 40% margin as the mayor after winning the 2005 Republic of China local election on 3 December 2005 and took office on 20 December 2005.

2005 Hsinchu City Mayoral Election Result
No. Party Candidate Votes Ratio
1 Democratic Progressive Party Cheng Kuei-yuan (鄭貴元) 49,777 30.73%
Lin Junq-tzer (林政則) 112,221 69.27%


  1. ^ "行政院全球資訊網".
Party political offices Preceded byHung Hsiu-chu Chairman of the KuomintangActing2017 Succeeded byWu Den-yih