About Faculty


Deepika Goyal

Program Leader: Deepika Goyal

Deepika Goyal, PhD, MS, FNP has been teaching at the Valley Foundation School of Nursing for the past 12 years. Dr. Goyal is passionate about women's health and works as a nurse practitioner in a local OB/GYN office as her teaching schedule allows. Her research focuses on postpartum depression with a focus on risks and early identification among vulnerable populations. She teaches research and diversity in the Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs. Originally born in England, she moved to California as a teen. Since then, she has lived in Japan and traveled to India and around Europe.


Email: deepika.goyal@sjsu.edu