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Linda Chiang, Ed.D.

Professor, Department of Teacher Education
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5132
Email: lchiang@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5336
Linda H. Chiang, Ed.D., is a conscientious teacher and lifelong learner whose research interests include culture and learning styles, early childhood special education, and teaching pedagogies. She is a recipient of the Dean’s Accomplished Scholar (2008) and Outstanding Researcher (2010) awards from the School of Education. Her publications, which are in English and Chinese, include Positive Psychology: Implications for Life, Work and Education, 2nd Ed. (Taipei, Psychology Publishers, 2010); and Modernization, Globalization, and Confucianism in Chinese Societies (Praeger, 2002; co-authored with Joseph B. Tamney). She also writes a monthly column titled “Perfect Schools in an Imperfect World” for a professional journal in Taiwan.

Education

  • Ed.D., Adult, Higher and Community Education, Ball State University
  • M.A., Educational Psychology, Ball State University
  • B.A., Chinese Literature and Language, National Taiwan Normal University

Credentials/Certifications

  • Trainer, Resilient Educator Instructor

Department

School of Education

  • Teacher Education

Expertise

  • Ethnic Studies
  • Psychology
  • Verbal and Nonverbal Communication

Courses Taught

  • EDUC 572 – Advanced Educational Psychology
  • EDUC 573 – Philosophy/Ethics and History of Education