Xintong Chen

EXPERTISE: Xintong Chen
Nonprofit Management, Disaster Response, and Organizational Behaviors



San Jose State University
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0119

Wednesday 3:00pm - 5:00pm in person and by appointment

Ph.D., North Carolina State University
M.S.W., Columbia University in the City of New York

Xintong Chen CV [pdf] 

Xintong Chen joined the faculty in Fall, 2021. Previously, she was an assistant teaching professor in the School of Public and International Affairs at North Carolina State University. She taught Introduction to Nonprofit for undergraduate students. Her research interests include nonprofit management, disaster response and women’s leadership. To be more specific, her research explores how organizations sustain their operations and serve their missions in the face of adverse events and environments. Her research has been published in journals such as Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly (NVSQ)and Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs (JPNA). She obtained her Ph.D. in public administration at North Carolina State University in 2020, her master’s degree in social work at Columbia University in 2014, and her Bachelor’s in public administration from Hebei University of Technology in China in 2012. She will teach PADM 212 Administration Research Methods at the graduate level and POLS 100M (political inquiry) at the undergraduate level.