Aimee Wenyue Chen is the publications coordinator for the Center for Migration Studies (CMS). Prior to joining CMS, Ms. Chen consulted for the Bulgarian government’s refugee agency on best practices and trends in refugee response, and worked with a local Japanese government in immigrant integration and international exchange projects. She has also coordinated outreach for a social enterprise focusing on refugee employment, as well as conducted research in Turkey on the gendered impact of policy on urban refugees.
Ms. Chen holds a master’s degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, where she focused on the intersection of migration, gender, and security; and a bachelor’s degree in Japanese literature and Chinese literature from the University of California, Berkeley. She was born in Nanchang, China, and speaks four languages.