Ann Cavazos Chen

Ann Cavazos Chen

Ann Cavazos Chen

Adjunct Faculty

Composition: Impact of engaging with the arts on military veterans and their families.

Ann Cavazos Chen is a nurse-attorney and holds an MFA degree in Creative Writing from George Mason University. Currently she serves as a research assistant to the Veterans and the Arts Initiative and is a composition instructor in the English Department. 

Current Research

Metacognition in the College Classroom

Courses Taught

English 101 Introduction to English Composition 

English 302 Advanced English Composition 


The University of Virginia, 1985

Bachelor of Science in Nursing  

The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, 1991

Juris Doctorate

Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1992-1994

Certificate in Epidemiology 

George Mason University, 2013

Masters in Fine Arts, Creative Fiction