Director of School of Social Work and Professor
Interests: AIDS prevention and services, foster youth, technology in teaching, service learning.
Director of Field Education
Interests: Social work education, supervision of pre-licensed social workers and students, forensic issues, severe and persistent mental illness, discharge planning and community integration, and micro practice.
Interests: Latino mental health, serious mental illnesses, treatment utilization and help-seeking, ethnic minority mental health disparities, and psychiatric epidemiology
Interests: Family caregiving, women's health and mental health issues, divorced women's adjustment and mental health issues, elder abuse in cross-cultural context, child abuse issues among Asian American families, ethnic specific service delivery.
Title IV-E faculty
Interests: Child Welfare and family services, aging issues, mental health issues, social work supervision and leadership.
Title IV-E Program Coordinator
Interests: Child abuse and neglect, domestic and intimate partner violence, public child welfare policy and procedure, safety and risk assessment in CWS, case management.
Interests: Substance abuse treatment, macro social work practice, research methods, and healthcare among Native Americans.
Pathway Distance Education M.S.W. Field Coordinator
Interests: High risk child welfare and juvenile probation, forensic issues, severe and persistent mental illness, discharge planning and community integration, medical social work, and micro practice.
Interests: Poverty and social welfare policies, economic self-sufficiency among low-income families, evaluation of program effectiveness, children and youth well-being, theory and scale development, empowerment practice, and social advocacy.
Interests: Human service organizations & administration, human services work with immigrant clients, macro social work practice, immigration & social welfare policy, qualitative human services research
Interests: Employee well-being, vulnerable work populations, diversity management, diversity and inclusion practices within organizations, organizational management and administration in human service organizations, workplace performance in human service organizations, policy and program evaluation, human service workforce management, and public child welfare organizations.
Interests: Social work practice with individuals with disabilities and their support systems, integrating disability content into social work education, transition issues for adolescents with disabilities and their families, and teaching with technology, alternate forms of instruction.
Jeannine Meza, MSW (University of Southern California)
Title IV-E Field Coordinator
Interests: Foster care, adoption, transitional age youth, and case management and supervision.
Teresa Morris, Ph.D. (UC Berkeley)
Interests: Research methodology and philosophy of science, community organizing, social welfare policy, social action, immigration and refugees, administration and leadership.
Interests: Child protective services interventions and recidivism, Recurrence of maltreatment, Micro social work practice, Matching needs and services after a child abuse investigation, Family Preservation, Client engagement
Interests: Developing strategies that reduce barriers to accessing services among hard-to-reach populations, integrating technology into social work courses, caregiving and Alzheimer's disease.
Title IV-E Field Faculty
Title IV-E Faculty
Interests: Child welfare, high risk youth, health policy and susbstance abuse.
Title IV-E Child Welfare Outreach Specialist
Interests: Outreach and Admissions.
Administrative Assistant, Title IV-E Program Office
Administrative Support Assistant, Field Education Program
Title IV-E Program Office & BASW Administrative Assistant
Administrative Support Assistant, Pathway Program
- Kevin Anderson
- Nicole Arkadie
- Rachel Bentley
- Melissa Bird
- Christine Brown
- Rachel Estrada
- R. Marlene Evans
- Alicia Harris
- Ariel Macon-Richard
- Kurt Manio
- Norina Murphy
- Ann Skenderian
- Amanda Smith
- Heather Sylvester
- Kathy Turnbull
- Nancy Mary, D.S.W., UCLA (Los Angeles)
- Rosemary McCaslin, Ph.D. (Chicago)