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Ting Sun, PhD

Languages spoken: English

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Departments: Surgery - Assistant Professor

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Ting Sun, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in Surgical Education in the Department of Surgery Administration and Educational Researcher in the Office of Surgical Education at the Utah School of Medicine. With specialty in quantitative methodology, Dr. Sun’s research interests include psychometrics, online learning, self-efficacy, and medical education. Her research mainly focuses on providing validity and reliability evidence of assessment measures in education. She is also interested in the assessment of surgical competence and outcomes using advanced quantitative methods or machine learning techniques.

Dr. Sun grew up in China and holds her Ph.D. in Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She received her postdoctoral training from Northwestern University.

Education History

Certification Northwestern University
Advanced Data Science
Certification University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Post-Master's Certificate in University and College Teaching
Doctoral Training University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Educational Research, Measurement and Evaluation
Graduate Training Xi'an International Studies University
Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Undergraduate Xi'an International Studies University