Teaching and/or Research Emphasis and Interest Areas
Geriatrics, Ethnic Minority Populations, and Diversity
Joyce Chu earned her B.A. and M.A. in psychology at Stanford University, her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Michigan, and did a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. Her specialties include geriatrics, ethnic minority populations, and diversity. Her research is focused around understanding and improving mental health services for ethnic minority individuals with depression, particularly among older adults and Asian Americans.
Dr. Chu runs PGSP’s Ethnic Minority Mental Health Research Group, and is a clinical supervisor at an outpatient mental health clinic at the Gronowski Clinic.