Dr. Chen has a hybrid academic background. She used to be very interested in media and art. She majored in Cinema and Television first, enjoyed one semester as an exchange student at the Art Department from Peking University, and then did her master in the School of Design from Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She worked as a game designer at Hong Kong after graduation. After working for a while, she discovered that Psychology is way more fascinating and inspirational. She then made a big decision and eventually choose Cognitive Psychology to develop her academic career. She has a broad interest in the study of human mind and brain, especially how our daily life experiences affect the brain plasticity.