Willa Y. Zhen, CIA Lecturing Instructor—Liberal Arts

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Associate Professor—Liberal Arts
Email: w_zhen@culinary.edu
MA, University of Sussex, Brighton, England. BA, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA.

Professional Background:
Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of London. Contributing Writer, Time Out Eating and Drinking Guides: London; that’s PRD. Sub-Editor, Polyvocia: The SOAS Journal of Graduate Research. Research Assistant, China in Comparative Perspective Network (CCPN).


Oxford Symposium on Food and Cookery: Cherwell Food History Studentship, 2009. Culinary Historians of New York Scholar's Grant, 2008. Universities' Committee China in London Grant, 2008. Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, 2006–2007.

American Anthropological Association. SOAS Food Studies Centre. Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition. Society for East Asian Anthropology.

The Culinary Institute of America

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