Dr. Chi recently joined the faculty at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, where she is a professor of oral pathology at the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine, with a joint appointment in the Department of Pathology at the College of Medicine. Formerly, she was Professor and Director of Oral Pathology at the Medical University of South Carolina, where she served as a faculty member for 17 years. Dr. Chi earned her D.M.D. from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 1998. Upon completing dental school, she served in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps for three years, during which time she completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program in San Diego and managed a satellite fleet dental clinic In Yokosuka, Japan. In 2004, she completed a residency in Oral, Head, and Neck Pathology at Emory University. She is a fellow of American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP) and a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (ABOMP). She has held both elected and appointed positions in the AAOMP. Currently, she serves as Director for the ABOMP and is on the editorial board of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology. Her scholarly interests include oral cancer/precancer and classical descriptive oral pathology. Her published works include over 100 journal articles, books, and book chapters; she is a co-author of the textbook Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and the companion Color Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases. In addition, she is part of an international panel of authors for the next edition of the World Health Organization’s Classification of Head and Neck Tumours.