Assistant Professor
Division of Communication Research
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

Nanyang Technological University
31 Nanyang Link Singapore 637718
Office: SCI 03-16

Tel: +65 6970 5833
Fax: +65 6792 4329

Dr. Vivian Hsueh-hua Chen is an assistant professor in Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She is an associate editor of the Journal of International and Intercultural Communication and ACM Entertainment of Computing. Her research interests include the interplay between culture and communication, how technology brings changes in communication behaviors, the social impact of digital media. She has received several research grants on game research with the most recent one at 1.1 million USD. Her current research projects focus on the effect of gaming on adolescents as well as designing educational games on mobile platform.

academic qualifications
Arizona State University, 2006, Ph.D.
Syracuse University, 2003, M.A.
Syracuse University, 2000, M.S.
National Chengchi University, 1996, B.A.

research interests
Intercultural and Cross-cultural Communication
Social Impact of New Communication Technologies
Small Group and Interpersonal Communication
Impacts of Digital Games and Gaming Culture
Cultural Identity