Expertise

Print Design, Digital Design, Wireframing, Branding, UX, UI, Information Design, Social Media Management, and Editorial Management

About Liz

Short Bio (<100 words)

Liz Chen (she/they) is a queer multicultural graphic designer and writer based in Raleigh, NC. In 2019, they received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (Reporting) with a minor in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Currently, Liz is a full-time student pursuing a Master’s Degree in Graphic Design (MGD) from North Carolina State University and works in publishing as the Managing Editor of the American Journal of Surgery. Their research interests include design ethics and philosophy, design activism, design pedagogy, inclusive design, information design, and machine learning.

​Contact Liz at ebaileychen@gmail.com.

Photo by Drop of Golden Sun Photography

Work Experience

American Journal of Surgery

Managing Editor

2021-present

Elizabeth Chen Design

Independent Contractor

2021-present

Client list includes the UNC Lineberger Pancreatic Cancer Center for Excellence, the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons, the Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery, and others.

Art for All - NC

Member, Board of Directors

Chair, Design Committee

2021-present

Medical College of Wisconsin Dept. of Surgery

Graphic Designer and Social Media Manager

2019-2021

Teaching Positions

North Carolina State University

Teaching Assistant, Graphic Design

Advanced Graphic Design Studio with Prof. Kermit Bailey (Spring 2022)

Education

North Carolina State University

2020-2023 Master of Graphic Design

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2015-2019 Bachelor of Arts in Journalism Reporting, Minor in English