Dr. Christian D. Chan PhD

Assistant Professor of Counseling, Idaho State University

Christian D. Chan, PhD, NCC, is an Assistant Professor of Counseling at Idaho State University, Member-at-Large for the Association for Adult Development and Aging (AADA), and Past-President of Maryland Counseling Association. His interests revolve around intersectionality of cultural and social identity; multiculturalism in counseling, supervision, and counselor education; social justice; career development; critical research methods; acculturative stress; intergenerational conflict; and cultural factors in identity development and socialization.  His prior professional experiences include case management with foster care adolescents, career development, higher education administration, intensive outpatient counseling, and outpatient counseling, providing individual, couples, parent-child, group, and family counseling services. He is particularly dedicated to mentorship for current and future professionals and leaders in counseling and counselor education.  He actively contributes to peer-reviewed publications in journals, books, and edited volumes and over 90 refereed presentations at the national, regional, and state.