Joanna Huang, M.S.

Joanna Huang is a doctoral candidate in the Clinical Psychology program at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and subsequently worked as an English/Mandarin interpreter for three years at UCLA’s hospitals and clinics, assisting international patients from overseas. She is currently a neuropsychology extern at UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Longevity Center, and previously completed a neuropsychology practicum at City of Hope, a comprehensive cancer center. Her research interests include international student cross-cultural adjustment and cancer-related cognitive impairment. As a Taiwanese American, Joanna is hoping to leverage her bicultural background to increase awareness of and access to neuropsychological services in Asian and Mandarin-speaking communities. She also serves as the Secretary in the Taiwan Psychology Network. Joanna is excited to continue learning about cultural neuropsychology and to contribute to KnowNeuropsychology’s advocacy for diversity, equity, and inclusion. Aside from neuropsychology, Joanna loves cats, boba/bubble tea, board games, and traveling. She can be reached at joannahuang@fuller.edu.