Visiting International Scholars

Korean-students-with-the-Dean-1-cropped_1We’re pleased to host visiting scholars from every corner of the globe.

Professor Myunghee Jun, from Daejon University, in Daejon, South Korea, has been in residence at the UWM College of Nursing since 2011. Dr. Jun’s research interests include nursing’s role in genetic counseling.

Dr. Lan Chen, from Xiamen Medical College, in Xiamen, China, arrived at UWM in January 2013, and plans to stay for one year.  Dr. Chen is learning about nursing education and training in the U.S., while she is in residence at UWM.

The College of Nursing hosted Dr. Chungnam Kim, from Keimyung University in Daegu, South Korea, and 12 of her undergraduate nursing students, during summer 2012, for a short-term study abroad program.  The students visited Milwaukee-area hospitals, clinics, and assisted-living facilities, in order to learn about nursing care in the U.S.

The UWM College of Nursing is pleased to host international visiting scholars from around the world.If you are interested in becoming an international visiting scholar in the College, please complete the r fill out an International Visiting Scholar Application form, and return it to Anne Dressel ( Note that visiting scholar hosting fees will apply.

For international students interested in applying to the UWM College of Nursing for credit, please see our International Students webpage.