Joel Jin

Psychologist | Teacher | Researcher

Dr. Joel Jin is an assistant professor of clinical psychology at Seattle Pacific University (SPU). At SPU’s clinical psychology PhD program, he teaches graduate courses on foundational clinical interventions for psychotherapy, brief psychodynamic therapy, psychopathology, psychological assessment, and understanding cultural differences and diversity.

His research lab investigates the impact of perfectionism and stigma on mental health and wellbeing. His research team tests how mindfulness-based and compassion-focused interventions can help students of the global majority thrive.