David Wang

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Biola University / Associate Editor of the Journal of Psychology and Theology


Dr. Wang (PhD University of Houston) teaches integration in the undergraduate program as well as graduate coursework in trauma therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, multicultural issues in clinical psychology, structural equation modeling, and objective personality assessment. His areas of research interest include trauma and traumatic stress, spiritual formation and character/virtue development, mindfulness/self-compassion, spiritual theology (with special interest in the English Puritans), and various topics related to multicultural psychology and social justice. He is also a licensed psychologist who maintains a small clinical practice at the Biola Counseling Center. Dave and his wife Vivian live with their daughters Lydia and Sydney in Fullerton, CA. He is also a pastor at One Life City Church (Fullerton) and serves on the board of directors for Joya Scholars, a non-profit organization that seeks to inspire and prepare students from families of at-risk communities in Fullerton to succeed through higher education.