Meen Hye Lee: PhD, RN, Assistant Professor

Meen LeeDr. Meen Lee completed her PhD in nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to this she earned a BA in Social Work, a BSN and MSN from Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea. Prior to beginning her graduate work, Lee was a staff nurse in the pediatric rehabilitation ward at Yonsei Medical Center.

Lee's research interests include health-promoting behaviors among family caregivers of children with disabilities, prevention and management of musculoskeletal disorders, community based participatory research, and minority health. 


  • 2017, PhD, Nursing Science, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • 2013, MSN, Nursing, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • 2008, BSN, Nursing, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • 2004, BA, Social Work, Seoul Women’s University, Seoul, Korea

Research Interest(s)

  • Health Promoting Behaviors among Family Caregivers of Children with Disabilities
  • Prevention and Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Community Based Participatory Research
  • Minority Health

View Meen Lee's Curriculum Vitae