|Cynthia Hsien Shen is a
She grew up in Taipei, Taiwan. She was awarded a B.A. degree in
from the National Taiwan University. She pursued her
studies in the U.S. She received her M.A. and Ph.D.
from the University of Cincinnati, and Cornell University
She taught and served in various positions
the Gainesville Chinese School before she joined the former Department
& Asian Languages and Literatures as an instructor. She
curently ia a senior lecturer in the Department of Languages,
Literatures and Cultures.