Ling Jin

Ling Jin, PhD

Pronouns: she/her


Assistant Professor

Werklund School of Education, Specialization, Counselling Psychology

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office: EDT642



Registered Psychologist, College of Alberta Psychologists,

Educational Background

Postdoc Clinical Psychology, Stanford University, School of Medicine (APA-Accredited),

PhD Counselling Psychology (Minor in Research, Measurement and Statistics), University of North Texas (APA-Accredited),

Predoc University of California, Santa Barbara (APA-Accredited),

MA Clinical & Counselling Psychology, Korea University,

BA Psychology, Korea University,


The R.A.C.E lab focuses on three primary areas: a) Racial Trauma of people of colour, immigrants, refugees, and international students; b) Adult Attachment; and c) Cross-cultural Mental Health. 

Prospective Master's and PhD applicants who are interested in these research topics and Quantitative research methods are welcome to apply. 



a) Posttraumatic Stress Injury among Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC) First Responders

b) Ethno-racial Traumas and Mental Health

c) Collective resilience, racial traumas, and PTSD among people of Chinese heritage in Canada

d) Racial trauma and wellbeing of South Asians in Canada

e) Traumas and mental health treatment barriers of refugees in Canada

f) Cross-cultural attachment and mental health: Mexico, China, and the United States