Researchers at the School of Social Work are seeking to improve the lives of individuals, particularly those who are marginalized and disenfranchised, through policy reform at different levels.
Professor and Gamble-Skogmo Chair in Child Welfare and Youth Policy
Child Welfare, Developmental Psychology, Mental Health, Social Services, Substance Abuse
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
End-stage renal diseases, Medication adherence, Chronic illness, Social work practice in health care settings.
Gender & Sexuality, Higher Education, Learning Technologies, Seniors/Aging/Gerontology
Associate Professor; Director, Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse
Family Violence, Domestic Violence, Child Welfare, Family Based Interventions, Mental & Behavioral Health, Youth Development
Community Engagement, Counseling, Mental Health
Executive Director, Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare
Child Welfare, Disability, Evaluation, Policy, Systems Change
Director of Research and Evaluation, Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare
Child Welfare, Evaluation, Policy
Youth Work Learning Lab Director
Adolescents/Youth, Youth Development, Program Development