Laureen Chew

Laureen Chew, EdD

Laureen Chew, EdD

Professor, Asian American Studies Department
Office: EP 418
Phone: 415-338-3495

1981 Year of first appointment in Asian American Studies


Emeritus Faculty Biography

  • EdD  University of the Pacific
  • Major Curriculum and Instruction, emphasis in Bilingual Cross-Cultural Education
  • Minors Educational Psychology and Educational Administration
  • MA Elementary Education, San Francisco State University
  • BA Chinese, San Francisco State University
  • 320 Chinese in the United States
  • 323 Chinese American Identities
  • 518 Asian Americans and Mass Media


Asian American Studies Exemplar Award, College of Ethnic Studies


Self-Help for the Elderly


Title VII ESEA Bilingual Teacher Training Grant


  • Title VII ESEA Bilingual Teacher Training Grant
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, National Education Association
  • College of Ethnic Studies MA Program Coordinator
  • All University Teacher Education Committee
  • Former Associate Dean, College of Ethnic Studies (2006-12)
  • Former Elementary Education Department Chair (2001-06)


“A Journey to 20 Days in the ‘Hole.’” At 40: Asian American Studies at San Francisco State. Ed. Jeffery Paul Chan et al. San Francisco: AAS Department, San Francisco State University. 19-24.


Actress. Dim Sum Take-Out. Wayne Wang Productions.


Actress. Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart. Wayne Wang Productions.


Actress. Q It Up. Prod. Spencer Nakasako.


Actress. Chan Is Missing. Wayne Wang Productions.


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