Chin-Nu Lin, Ph.D., M.S.N., M.A., R.N., C.N.E

Assistant Professor


Chin-Nu Lin, Ph.D., M.S.N., M.A., R.N., C.N.E

Dallas 7826


Ph.D., Nursing, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Texas
M.S.N., Nursing Science, Grambling State University, Grambling, LA
M.A., Education & Counseling, West Texas A&M University, Canyon
Other, Teacher Certificate Program, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
B.S.N., Nursing Science, Chung -Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan

Research Interests

Cultural Competence; Cultural Study; Health Practice; Health Beliefs; Mental Health; Minority Health; Anxiety & Stress Management; Psychology of Happiness; Survey Design & Development; Quantitative & Qualitative Research; Service-Learning; Homelessness; LGBTQ youth; Community Resources & Involvement; Health Disparities; Health Equity; Population Participatory Study; Nursing Education; Course Development; Course Design; Innovative Teaching/Learning Strategies; Student's Motivation & Achievement; NXCLEX-NGN; NCLEX Test Item Development

Latest Articles

Sulforaphane as an anticancer molecule: mechanisms of action, synergistic effects, enhancement of drug safety, and delivery systems
Archives of Pharmacal Research (2020)
Mohammad M. Kamal, Sharmin Akter, Chin-Nu Lin, Sami M. Nazzal

Cultural Competence in Taiwan Health Care and Society: Rationale for and State of the Science
The Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare (OJCCNH) (2016)
Chin-Nu Lin, Beth Mastel-Smith

Cultural Competence and Related Factors among Taiwanese Nurses
Journal of Nursing Research (2015)
Chin-Nu Lin, B Mastel-Smith, D Alfred, Y H Lin


Multiple Chapters
in Guide to Making Time to Write: 100+ Time & Project Management Tips for Textbook & Academic Authors | Textbook & Academic Author Association (2020)
Chin-Nu Lin

Externally Funded Projects

Teaching & Research Grant for Equipment & Technology (TARGET) Year 1 of 1
Texas Higher Education Fund (HEF) | $4,725.00 | 2021
Role: Principal Investigator

NSF SCC-PG: A Community Integration Platform for Health Science Education of Social Emotional Intelligence through Collaborative Mixed Reality Year 1 of 1
National Science Foundation | $18,109.00 | 2020
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Research Award from Beta Beta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society of Nursing Year 1 of 1
Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society of Nursing | $1,000.00 | 2019
Role: Principal Investigator

Gulf Coast Advance
National Science Foundation (NSF) | $2,400.00 | 2016
Role: Principal Investigator

Internally Funded Projects

Small Grant Program
Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP) | $778.00 | 2019
Research Grant

Center of Community & Civic Engagement (CCCE) mini research grant ($750)
$250.00 | 2017
Research Grant

Funded by Gama Lambda Chapter of STTI to deliver oral presentation at the STTI Region 8 Conference, Jackson Mississippi.
Sigma Thea Tau International (STTI) of Nursing | $250.00 | 2016
Research Grant

Service-Learning Faculty Fellowship Seminar
University of Southern Mississippi | $2,000.00 | 2015
Research Grant

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychiatric Nursing Association (APNA)
  • Member - Graduate Student Nursing Association - affiliated to AACN
  • Member - International Academic Nursing Alliance (IANA)
  • Member - National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • Member - The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), Beta Beta Chapter
  • Member - Transcultural Nursing Society
  • Woodcock Institute Affiliate Faculty