Evelyn Lin



  1. More than eight years of work experience across the private and non-profit sectors: four years in project planning, coordination and management; three years in communication strategy; one year field work on good governance and organization development issues in India.

  2. Qualifications in three disciplines—political science, international humanitarian & development and mass communication—with skills in research design, data analysis and basic statistics.

  3. Ability to work flexibly with high cultural sensitivity accrued from my life and work experience on three different continents.

  4. Enthusiasm at rendering my expertise and education a human resource that helps forward an equal world; commitment to alleviating preventable, therefore needless, sufferings from man-made poverty and injustice through development.

  5. Strong work ethic embodied by efficient time management, perseverance and incessant self-learning.

Work Experience

Over six years of experience in Project Management, Communication & Marketing Strategy and Organization Development across IT and Non-profit Sectors.




CUSO-VSO, Canada

Right to Information Coalition Coordinator and Project Management Adviser

January 2011 - January 2012

Initiated a state-wide RTI Coalition in Jharkhand, India and support the civil society organizations to integrate the usage of RTI in their programs.

In the meanwhile, supported the initial strengthening process of the coalition—firstly by establishing sustainable operative mechanisms for the platform, and secondly by coordinating the set-up of community-based “RTI clinics” to enhance public awareness and access to RTI and entitlements.

Skills and competencies required include:

  1. Networking: establish and sustain relations with various stakeholders of the Coalition.

  2. Project management: introduce and employ program cycle management tools in planning and monitoring activities at the Coalition and community levels.

  3. Communication: come out communication strategies to different audiences to secure support for ideas or initiatives.

  4. Team Building: develop a team with clear division of labor to work on Coalition initiatives

  5. Advocacy: advocate ideas at different levels through skillful data collection and presentation

Viet Nam Scholarship Foundation, Agros International, International Rescue Committee, Seattle, USA

Volunteer Positions

January 2009 - November 2010

Asus Computer Inc., Taipei, Taiwan

Marketing Project Manager

May 2004 - July 2008

Coordinate internal functional units and external suppliers to ensure project development and delivery within target time-frame. Design, document and implement market research and product launch strategy while manage business partnership.

Extracurricular Experience

  1. National Taiwan University, Medical College and Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan: Research Assistant (Part-time)

  2. Kau-Dien Publishing House, Taipei, Taiwan: Assistant Editor (Part-time)

  3. Central Daily News, Taipei, Taiwan: Internship

  4. R.O.C Institute for Children with Autism, Taipei, Taiwan: Social Worker Volunteer

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