Jie Yu, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Phone: ext. 6322


Dr. Yu brings decades of clinical expertise in oncology, medical-surgical and gerontological nursing. Her research interests include physical function measurement and utilizing technology to help older adults keep independence. Dr. Yu has a strong passion to help nursing students develop critical thinking skills and cultivate professional behaviors to help the vulnerable populations.


  • Ph.D in Nursing at University of Missouri 2008
  • B.S. in Nursing at Peking University 2000


  • Registered Nurse - Board of Registered Nursing State of California

Academic Area

  • School of Nursing
    • Graduate Programs


  • Gerontology
  • Medical-Surgical/Telemetry
  • Oncology

Courses Taught

  • GNRS 507 – Scientific Writing
  • GNRS 508A – Research and Theory in Advanced Practice Nursing
  • GNRS 555 – Medical Surgical Care of the Adult and Geriatric Patient

Office Hours

Monday 5:00pm-6:00pm
Thursday 4:00pm-6:00pm
Appointments available upon request. Please contact me to set up an appointment.