Alice Chuang

Alice Chuang
Clinical Associate Professor, Writing Program
Office Phone
+86 (21) 20595064

Alice Chuang is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Writing Program at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, she was a founding faculty member at Xing Wei College, Shanghai. She holds a PhD from Vanderbilt University and a BA from Washington University in St. Louis.

Chuang’s research interests are 20th-century British and Irish literature, modernism, and film studies. She is currently working on an article that examines the roles of photography and film and their relationship to espionage in Elizabeth Bowen’s The Heat of the Day.



  • PhD, English
    Vanderbilt University
  • MA, English
    Vanderbilt University

Research Interests

  • 20th-century British and Irish literature
  • Modernism
  • Film studies

Courses Taught

  • Cultural Foundations III: Natural, Urban, and Suburban Spaces
  • Global Perspectives on Society - Writing Workshop
  • Perspectives on the Humanities: Brutes, Monsters, Ghosts, and Other Troubling Creatures
  • Writing as Inquiry (Writing I)