James Madison University

Linda Sobel, Ph.D., R.N..

Associate Professor

PHOTO:Linda Sobel, Ph.D., R.N.
  • Office: HBS 3012
  • Phone: 540-568-8127
  • Email: sobelll@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4305
    235 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Diploma in Nursing: Grand View Hospital , School of Nursing, Sellersville, VA
  • BSN: University of Virginia
  • MSN: University of Virginia
  • PhD: Virginia Commonwealth


  • Chronic Illness
  • Adult Health/Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Cultural Competency and Sensitivity
  • Global Health

Professional Interests:

  • Problem-solving skills and coping mechanisms in youth and young adults
  • Student retention and success