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Rey Maria Chen

Rey Maria Chen, Chinese editor, educator. Volunteer American Red Cross, Sandy Springs, Georgia, since 2004; donor Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta, since 2005; Member of Modern Language Association (Distinguished Service award 2001), Electronic Literature Association (secretary 1997-1999, treasurer 2001-2003), American Literature Association, Modern Language Association (vice president since 2005), Sigma Tau Delta.

Background

  • Chen, Rey Maria was born on February 16, 1973 in Shanghai, China. Daughter of Ping and Anna Chen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Nanjing University, 1995. Master of Arts in English and Creative Writing, Nanjing University, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in English Literature, New York University, 2000.

    Career

    • Literature teaching assistant New York University, New York, New York, 1998—2000. Assistant editor Meriks Public Company, Sandy Springs, Georgia, 2001—2003, editor, 2003—2005, senior managing editor, since 2005. Assistant content editor Women's Day web site, since 1997.

      English tutor North Springs High School, Atlanta, since 2001. Member English graduate program thesis committee Georgia State University, Atlanta, since 2005.

    Membership

    Volunteer American Red Cross, Sandy Springs, Georgia, since 2004. Donor Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta, since 2005. Member of Modern Language Association (Distinguished Service award 2001), Electronic Literature Association (secretary 1997-1999, treasurer 2001-2003), American Literature Association, Modern Language Association (vice president since 2005), Sigma Tau Delta.

    Personality

    Interests

    Literature, music, photography.

    Connections

    • Married Michael Lee Chen, April 24, 2003.
    • father: Ping Chen
    • mother: Anna Chen
    • spouse: Michael Lee Chen
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    Born February 16, 1973
    (age 43)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han
    • 1995
      Nanjing University
    • 1997
      Nanjing University
    • 1998
      Literature teaching assistant, New York University
      New York, United States
    • 2001 - 2003
      assistant, editor Meriks Public Company
      Sandy Springs, South Carolina, United States
    • 2003 - 2005
      assistant, editor Meriks Public Company