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Methods & Methodology

Researchers at the School of Social Work are conducting quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods studies to improve overall social welfare. They are employing innovative and cutting-edge research methods and making use of different types of data in their work.

Researchers in Methods & Methodology

Colleen Fisher

Associate Professor

Topics:
Health disparities, HIV/AIDS, HIV prevention & treatment, Global health, Women's health


Jane Gilgun

Professor

Topics:
Child Welfare, Family Violence, Qualitative Research Methods


Wendy Haight

Professor and Gamble-Skogmo Chair in Child Welfare and Youth Policy

Topics:
Child Welfare, Developmental Psychology, Mental Health, Social Services, Substance Abuse


Katie Johnston-Goodstar

Assistant Professor

Topics:
Social and political contexts of urban and Indigenous youth development, Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR), Youth and Media, Critical and Indigenous Pedagogies, History of youth work and social work in urban and Indigenous communities.


Hee Yun Lee

Professor; Director of Research

Topics:
Community-Based Participation Research (CBPR), Cultural Competence, Family Violence, Health, Healthcare, Intervention Sercive, Seniors/Aging/Gerontology