Sojeong Nam

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Sojeong Nam
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Assistant Professor
Office: 
(269) 387-5110
Location: 
3805 Sangren Hall, Mail Stop 5226
Mailing address: 
Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5226 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D., The University of Iowa
  • M.A., The University of Iowa
  • M.Ed., Columbia University
  • B.A., The University of Iowa
Research interests: 
  • Mental Health Disparities
  • Multicultural and Social Justice Counselor Education
  • Psychometric Properties of Assessment Tools in Counseling and Counselor Education
Bio: 

Sojeong Nam, Ph.D., NCC joined the Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology in Fall 2021. Dr. Nam earned her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision and a master’s degree in Educational Measurement and Statistics from The University of Iowa in 2021, a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Columbia University in 2015, and a bachelor of arts in Psychology and International Studies with a minor in Spanish from The University of Iowa in 2012. Her research projects and interests address mental health disparities, stigma and help-seeking among underserved populations, multicultural and social justice counselor education, interventions for depression and suicidality in youth, and psychometric properties of assessment tools in counseling and counselor education.