Luke Chen

University of California, Santa Cruz – B.S.
Azusa Pacific University – M.A.

Professional focus: I teach evolutionary Biology, serve as assistant coach for the VWS varsity tennis team and as assistant coach for the badminton team. I also help guide international students as they make the transition to U.S. schools. I understand the challenges of jumping from one culture, education and living environment to another.

Scholarly or professional activities: My undergraduate degree is in biology. My graduate degree is in education. When I’m not in the lab, I am a landscape photographer, creating create content for various media platforms, selling prints and marketing products. I also run a tennis organization.

Grew up: Walnut, California

Favorite music or musician: Linkin Park

Favorite book or author: The Alchemist