1: Hmong Directory: PhD


Bruce BliatoutTulane UniversityPublic Health1982
Sam BliatoutUniversity of HawaiiBusiness Administration1987
Connie ChaAlliant UniversityOrganizational Psychology2007
Dia ChaUniversity of ColoradoAnthropology2000
Matthew ChaUC DavisMathematics2017
Dennis Z. ChangUC RiversideCell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology2019
Xeng Chang de los SantosMichigan State UniversityCurriculum, Instruction, and Teacher Education2017
Zoua ChangUniversity of MinnesotaPsychology2009
Ko Bruce FangAlliant – CSPPPsychology1998
Wang Chao FangUnited States International University 1997
Maykao HangHamline UniversityPublic Administration2014
Lenna HerStanford UniversityEducation2008
Mymee HerAlliant – CSPPPsychology1997
Maysee Yang HerrIndiana UniversityCurriculum Studies2011
Pa HerVirgina TechDevelopment & Biological Psychology2009
Pa HerUW MadisonCounseling Psychology 2019
Pam HerCapella UniversityBusiness Management  
Yeng Her (Ph.D/MD)Mayo ClinicMolecular Biology & Biochemistry2017
Tou HerStanford UniversitySociology of Education1996
Vincent K. HerUW MilwaukeeAnthropology2005
Diana Herva (Vang)Alliant – CSPPPsychology2007
LeePao KhangUniversity of South Carolina 2016
Jennifer KueOregon State UniversityPublic Health2011
Gary Yia LeeUniversity of SydneyAnthropology1981
John Kha LeeCapella UniversityEducation2008
Mai Na LeeUW MadisonHistory2005
Malisa LeeUniversity of MichiganHigher Education2012
Pao H. LeeKennedy-Western UniversityComputer Science1997
Serge LeeUniversity of WashingtonSocial Work1993
Song LeeNorth Carolina State UniversityCounselor Education2006
Xia LeeUW MadisonEntomology2018
Prasit LeepreechaUniversity of WashingtonSociocultural Anthropology2001
Aline LoUW MadisonEnglish2013
Bao LoUC BerkeleyEthnic Studies2013
Chieng Lo   
Fungchatou T. LoUW MilwaukeeUrban Studies2000
Lee LoCA Institute of Integral Studies 2007
Kai Arang LorUC MercedBioengineering2016
Maichou LorUW MadisonNursing2017
Pao LorUW MadisonEducational Leadership & Administration2001
Yang LorUC BerkeleySociology2018
Maydeu LyCapella UniversityEducation2006
Ger MouaUniversity of WashingtonPsychology2006
Kaocherpao MouaWashingon State 2006
Kao Nou MouaUniversity of MinnesotaSocial Work2018
Manee Moua-HuWashingon StateEducation2017
Nalee MouaWashingon StateLanguage, Literacy, and Technology2018
Mai MouaGonzaga UniversityLeadership Studies2007
Tou Yer MouaUnited States International University 1994
John MouanoutouaUniversity of MinnesotaEducational Psychology2019
Vang Leng MouanoutouaAlliant – CSPPPsychology1992
Kong Pheng PhaUniversity of MinnesotaAmerican Studies2017
Jenjee SengkhammeeUW MadisonCounseling Psychology2013
Mai See ThaoUniversity of MinnesotaAnthropology2018
Mylo ThaoUC DavisMicrobiology 
Paoze ThaoLoyola UniversityEducational Leadership & Policy Studies1994
Philip N. ThaoUW MilwaukeeAnthropology2010
Yer Jeff ThaoClaremonnt Graduate UniversityEducation2002
Der ThorUniversity of the Pacific Physiology and Pharmacology 2009
Cindy VangArizona State UniversitySocial Work2019
Cher VangUW MilwaukeeCounseling Psychology 2009
Cheng VangAlliant UniversityClinical Psychology2017
Chia Youyee VangUniversity of MinnesotaAmerican Studies2006
Jee VangGeorge Mason UniversityComputational Science & Informatics2008
Kalc VangNorth Dakota StateCoatings & Polymeric Materials2002
Neng Her VangUniversity of MinnesotaHistory 2010
Ma VangUC San DiegoEthnic Studies2012
Mao VangUC DavisEducational Leadership2010
Mao Vang – CorneOhio State UniversityCommunication2016
May Vang    
May VangUW MilwaukeeUrban Education2012
Nao Chue Vang   
Pa Der VangUniversity of MinnesotaSocial Work2007
Paj Zaub VangUniversity of MinnesotaBioinformatics & Computational Biology2018
PobZeb VangUniversity of Denver 1996
Talee VangUniversity of St. ThomasPsychology 2017
ThaoPhia S. VangCapella UniversityBusiness Administration2008
Zoua VangHarvard UniversitySociology2008
Douglas Chuedoua VueCapella UniversityEducation2008
Kory VueUniversity of MinnesotaEducation Measurement2019
Pao VueUW MadisonGeography2018
Pao Lee VueUniversity of MinnesotaSociology2009
Rican VueUCLAEducation2013
Tou Yia VueUniversity of MinnesotaNeuroscience2010
Chaya Xiong (DBA) Business Administration 
Cheng XiongUCLAChemical Engineering 
Chia XiongUC MercedSociology2019
Dang XiongAlliant UniversityPsychology2005
Ellina XiongUniversity of MinnesotaSpecial Education2019
Ia XiongUW MilwaukeeCounseling Psychology2015
Kao XiongUW MadisonElementary Education2008
Laj XiongUniversity of DelawareChemical Engineering2015
Shoua Xiong (DBA)Northcentral UniversityBusiness Administration2019
Soua XiongSan Diego State/Claremont GraduateEducation2019
Teng Xiong (DC) Management 
Tong XiongUW MilwaukeeEducational Leadership & Administration2011
Yang Sao XiongUCLASociology2012
Xee V. XiongMarian University of Fond du LacLeadership Studies2015
Zha Blong XiongUniversity of MinnesotaFamily Social Science2000
Yang DaoSorbonneSocial Economics1972
Ava YangUniversity of MinnesotaEducational Psychology 2010
Blia YangUC Santa BarbaraCultural Perspectives & Comparative Education2011
John C. YangMarquette UniversityEducation Policy & Leadership2004
Julie YangAlliant UniversityClinical Psyscholoy2006
Kao-Ly YangUniversity of Aix-MarseilleLinguistrics & Anthropology1999
Kao Neng YangAlliant UniversityPsychology2006
Mai See YangUniversity of Massachusetts-BostonGerontology2017
Mai Yia YangUniversity of MinnesotaOrganizational Leadership2015
Moua YangMedical College of WisconsinCell Biology2018
Pang Foua Yang RhodesUniversity of MinnesotaFamily Social Science2008
Pahoua YangUniversity of MinnesotaEducational Pyschology2008
Shoua YangNorthen Illinois UniversityPolitical Science2006
Thao YangLoyola UniversityChemistry1990
Xiong Yang (Prayath Nantasin)Thailand Mineralology & Petrology 
Yeng YangUniversity of Texas at San AntonioCulture, Literacy, Language 
Dr. Yang Dao was the first Hmong to obtained a Doctorate degree in 1972.

This updated list was compiled from several versions of the old Hmong Doctorates list, education websites, and social media. There are some missing or incomplete information and possible errors if you know you please contact us: svang78@gmail.com

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