Jenny Song

Jenny Song

Senior ‚ÄčAcademic Staff Member

Contact info

+64 7 834 8800 extension 3631


  • Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing, Wintec, 2013.
  • Bachelor of Nursing, Wintec, 2009.
  • Graduate Diploma in Education, University of Waikato, 2007.
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Xuzhou Medical University, China, 1995.
  • Registered nurse.

Industry experience, affiliations and achievements

  • Registered nurse with the New Zealand Blood Service, 2011-2013.
  • Registered nurse with the Waikato Hospital, 2010-2011.

Areas of expertise and research

  • Ethics education.
  • Nursing research.
  • Training international nursing, module coordinator and Chinese translator.

Research activity

  • Ethics education – A case study of teaching in a New Zealand tertiary education context’. Wintec, 2016.

To identify difficulties that nursing educators have encountered in teaching nursing ethics and to provide recommendations in nursing ethics education.

  • The development of professional identity as a nurse’. Wintec, 2015.

To describe and explore peoples’ life experiences, cultural background, socio-political factors that contribute to the construction of professional identity among nursing students.

Select publications

  • Song, J. (2016). ‘Caring’ – An understanding of professional identity by first-year nursing students. Whitireia Nursing Journal. In press.




Areas of expertise

Industry experience, affiliations, and achievements

Research activity

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