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Dr. Wang has more than 35 years combined teaching and professional nursing experience. She has been a part-time faculty since 1996. She became a full-time professor in 2005 and a tenured Associate Professor in 2011.
Dr. Wang’s teaching interests are many. She has lectured extensively in the areas of fundamental nursing, medical-surgical nursing, pathophysiology, nursing leadership and management, professional development, and development of education programs in nursing. She teaches various nursing programs, including basic BSN, RN to BSN, ELM, and MSN.
Dr. Wang has interest in research topics relating to nursing education and health promotion, health behaviors and health beliefs, health disparities and vulnerable populations.
Her dissertation research project focused on determining nursing students’ perceptions of a caring clinical instructor. She was a co-investigator for a community participatory research project with two Chinese adult centers to study older diabetic Chinese Americans’ health beliefs, attitudes and self-care practice. Dr. Wang recently completed a collaborative research project with researchers from City of Hope to study cancer disparities among Chinese, Korean, and Mexican American Breast Cancer Survivors.
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership 2005
Master of Science in Nursing (Nursing Education) 1996
B.S. in Health Care Management 1985
Diploma Nursing 1971