Allen Chen

Asst. Professor of Ceramics

Office / Contact

3D 108


BFA- San Jose State University
MFA- University of Notre Dame

Born in Taiwan and moved to California at age 12. Allen earned a BFA from San Jose State University and an MFA from The University of Notre Dame. He has been a long term artist in residence at Mendocino Art Center, Red Lodge Clay Center and Lawrence Arts Center. Allen was an assistant professor at Central State University from 2012~2014, and is currently an assistant professor at The University of Southern Mississippi. Allen enjoys chocolate ice cream, ping pong and giving medical advice to which he is completely unqualified for. He also enjoys chocolate ice cream.