Ma Chen is a doctoral researcher at the Department of Philosophy and Moral Sciences of the VUB. He comes from Renmin University of China and his research focuses on German philosophy, political and social philosophy and ancient Chinese philosophy. At present, his research mainly focuses on Hegel's normative theory. Ma Chen holds an A.M. from Shandong Normal University（2014) and an M.A. in Philosophy from Minzu University of China (2017).