Ang Chen


Office: 254 Coleman Building

Dr. Ang Chen is a professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, extensively involved in children and adolescent physical education and physical activity research. He has been the principal investigator on numerous federally funded, large-scale, multi-year physical education curriculum intervention studies and is co-investigator of The Science of Healthful Living Project. Dr. Chen has worked as a high school physical education teacher, coach, and was a faculty member at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Arizona State University, and the University of Maryland at College Park. He received his B.Ed. from Nanjing Teachers University of China, his M.Ed. from the Shanghai University of Sport, and his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland at College Park. He is an active Fellow in the National Academy of Kinesiology, a Research Fellow of SHAPE America, and has served as the President of the Research Consortium of American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Research and Dance.