Hyejin (Jina) Jung
Ph.D., Social Work
Dr. Jung, a licensed master social worker, is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at UTEP. She has experience in severe mental illness, community mental health, mental health literacy, chronic mental illness, culturally adapted treatments, program evaluation, workforce development, quantitative data analysis, and survey development, and she has a close working relationship with the Housing Authority in El Paso. She provides substantive expertise and consultation the Brain Trust, and leads the development of a workforce training plan for paraprofessional mental health providers in the region.