Philip Nguyen

Philip Nguyen is a graduate student in the Master's Program in Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University, and a graduate in Ethnic Studies and Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies at UC Berkeley. He currently serves as a program assistant for Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network (DVAN) and the Co-Chair of the Young Vietnamese Americans Committee for The Progressive Vietnamese American Organization (PIVOT). His engagement with low-income, first-generation Southeast Asian American college students has shaped his research interests in the ways in which the intergenerational transmission of trauma impacts ethnic identity development for these communities.