School of Social Work Faculty

School of Social Work Faculty, Fall 2014

Our 30 full-time faculty members are recognized scholars, researchers, and practitioners, committed to community engagement and mentoring relationships.  First and foremost, they are committed to teaching excellence and supporting student development.

In addition, we have over 40 adjunct faculty who bring expertise in the latest direct practice experience.  All of our faculty bring "real-world" practice experience and professional community connections to the classroom.

Many of our faculty are leaders in the profession at the regional, national, and even international levels.  Our Dean, Barbara Shank, currently serves as Board Chair of the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), and as President of the International Consortium on Social Development (ICSD), among others. 

We invite you to view our faculty profiles to learn more about the areas of interest, expertise, and leadership roles held by our distinguished FACULTY»

Spotlight on Professional Leadership

National Voice in Field Education

Lisa Richardson, Director of MSW Field Education and President of the North American Network of Field Educators and Directors (NANFED), featured in NASW News Field Education Article

Spotlight on Interprofessional Collaboration

IPC Showcases Interprofessional Leadership

George Baboila, Co-Director of the UST Interprofessional Center for Counseling and Legal Services, presented with IPC colleagues at the Annual Conference on Clinical Legal Education

Are you ready to take the next step?

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

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Master of Social Work (MSW)

Doctorate in Social Work (DSW)