Jiwoo Lee, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Jiwoo Lee

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-624-5198

Office Address:
6-135 Moos Tower

Mailing Address:
School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
5-140 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

PhD, Nursing and Public Health, University of Minnesota

MS, Community Health Nursing, Seoul National University

BS, Seoul National University, 2006



Research Summary/Interests

  • Community-based health promotion
  • Child obesity prevention
  • Family health
  • Health equity
  • Research methodology 


Lee, J.,Kubik, M. Y., & Fulkerson, J. A (2019). Diet quality and fruit, vegetable and sugar-sweetened beverage consumption by household food insecurity among 8- to 12-year-old children during summer months. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. In press.
Kubik M, Fulkerson J, Sirard J, Garwick A, Temple J, Gurvich O, Lee J, & Dudovitz B (2018). School-based secondary prevention of overweight and obesity among 8- to 12-year old children: Design and sample characteristics of the SNAPSHOT trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 75, 9-18.
Lee, J.,Kubik, M. Y., & Fulkerson, J. A (2018).Media devices in parents’ and children’s bedrooms and children’s media use. American Journal of Health Behavior, 42(1), 135-143
Lee, J., & Kubik, M. Y. (2015). Child’s weight status and parent’s response to a school-based body mass index screening and parent notification program. Journal of School Nursing, 31(4), 300-305.
Lee, H., Lee, J., & Kim, N. K. (2015). Gender differences in health literacy among Korean adults: Do women have a higher level of health literacy than men? American Journal of Men’s Health, 9(5), 370-379.
Kubik, M. Y., & Lee, J. (2014). Parent interest in a school-based, school nurse-led weight management program. Journal of School Nursing, 30(1), 68-74.


Board Certifications

Minnesota Board of Nursing Registered Nursing License - 2011 - present

Public Health Nurse - 2016 - present

Licensed School Nurse - 2016 - present