Faculty Profiles

Full-time Faculty

Maryann Amodeo, PhD, MSW
Professor | Clinical Practice
Chair, Clinical Practice; Co-Director, Center for Addictions Research and Services

Sara S. Bachman, PhD, MS
Associate Professor | Social Research
Director, Interdisciplinary PhD Program

Mary Elizabeth Collins, PhD, MA
Professor | Social Welfare Policy

Melvin Delgado, PhD, MS
Professor
Chair, Macro Practice; Co-Director, Center for Addictions Research and Services

Ellen Ransel DeVoe, PhD, MSW
Associate Professor | Clinical Practice
Coordinator, Trauma Certificate Program

Ruth I. Freedman, PhD, MSW
Associate Professor
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Janice Furlong, MSW
Clinical Associate Professor | Clinical Practice
Director, Certificate in Clinical Social Work and Behavioral Medicine

Scott Miyake Geron, PhD, AM
Associate Professor | Social Welfare Policy
Director, Institute for Geriatric Social Work

Mark Gianino, PhD, MSW
Clinical Associate Professor | Clinical Practice

Judith G. Gonyea, PhD, MSW
Professor
Chair, Social Research

Yoonsook Ha, PhD, MSSW
Assistant Professor | Social Welfare Policy

Hyeouk Chris Hahm, PhD, MSSW
Associate Professor | Clinical Practice and Social Research

Robert B. Hudson, PhD
Professor
Chair, Social Welfare Policy; Coordinator, Certificate in Gerontological Social Work

Luz Marilis López, PhD, MSW, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor | Clinical Practice

Lena Lundgren, PhD, MA
Associate Dean for Research
Professor | Social Welfare Policy
Director, Center for Addictions Research and Services

Donna McLaughlin, Postgraduate Certificate, MSW
Clinical Associate Professor | Clinical Practice
Coordinator, Group Work Specialization

Joseph R. Merighi, PhD, MSW
Associate Professor| Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Daniel P. Miller, PhD, MA
Assistant Professor | Human Behavior

Lisa Moore, PhD, MSW
Clinical Assistant Professor | Clinical Practice
Coordinator, Racial Justice and Cultural Oppression Course

Jordana Muroff, PhD, MSW
Assistant Professor| Clinical Practice

Ruth Paris, PhD, MSW
Associate Professor | Clinical Practice
Director, Family Therapy Certificate Program

Betty J. Ruth, MSW, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor | Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Director, Dual Degree Program in Social Work and Public Health; Coordinator, Ethics Course

Sunny H. Shin, PhD, MSW
Assistant Professor| Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Director, Dual Degree Program in Social Work and Theology

Renée Spencer, EdD, MSSW
Associate Professor
Chair, Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Lee H. Staples, PhD, MSW
Clinical Professor | Macro Practice
Coordinator, BRIDGE Program

Gail Steketee, PhD, MSS
Professor
Dean

Part-Time Faculty

Serena Rajabiun, MPH
Lecturer, Social Research

Julie Springwater, MSW
Clinical Assistant Professor | Macro Practice
Coordinator, Human Services Management Certificate

Lecturers /Adjunct Faculty

Dennis Balcom, MSW, Clinical Practice
Antoinette Basualdo Delmonico, MS, Macro Practice
Rosanna Bertrand, PhD, Social Research
Bonnar, Deanne, PhD, MSW, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Steven Cadwell, PhD, MSW, Clinical Practice
Nancy Capobianco-Boyer, PhD, MSW, Social Research
Deborah Chassler, MSW, Social Research
Alice Cohen, MSW, Clinical Practice
Joyce Colman, MSW, M.Ed., Clinical Practice
Phillipe Copeland, MSW, Human Behavior in the Social Environment, Clinical Practice
Rick Cresta, MSW, Clinical Practice, Ethics
Marilyn Downs, PhD, MSW, Clinical Practice
Gary Eager, MSW, Ethics, Clinical Practice, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Anne Fine, MSW, Clinical Practice
Kathleen Flinton, MSW, Clinical Practice
Lisa Goldblatt Grace, MSW, MPH, Ethics
Tyler Haaren, MSW, Clinical Practice
Heath Hightower, MSW, Clinical Practice, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Jessica Johnson, PhD, MSSW, Social Research
Kalill, Kathleen, PhD, Social Research
Ivy Krull, MSW, MPH, Social Welfare Policy
Faith Little, MSW, Social Research
Tamar May, MSW, Clinical Practice
Erin McAleer, MSW, Social Welfare Policy
Claudia Miranda-Julian, MSW, Social Research, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Edward Murphy, PhD, Social Welfare Policy
Michelle Novelle, MSW, Social Research
Marilee Ogren, PhD, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Joseph Pereira, MSW, Clinical Practice
Deborah Putnam, MSW, MPH, Macro Practice, Ethics
Mojdeh Rohani, MSW, Social Welfare Policy
Linda Sacks, MSW, Clinical Practice
Maria Saino, MSW, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Dan Schacht, MSW, Clinical Practice
Rosalie Schofield, PhD, MSW, Social Welfare Policy, Online MSW Program
Sheila Schwartz, JD, MSW, Social Welfare Policy
Lauren Shebairo, MSW, MPH, Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Leah Hart Tennen, MSW, MPH, Clinical Practice
Jacqueline Turpin, MSW, Clinical Practice
Patty Underwood, MSW, MPH, Clinical Practice
Trudy Zimmerman, EdM, MSSS, Ethics

Current Emeriti Deans and Professors

Daniel Carter (Professor Emeritus)
Cassandra Clay (Professor Emerita)
Carolyn Dillon (Professor Emerita)
Trudy Duffy (Professor Emerita)
Mildred Flashman (Professor Emerita)
Hubert Jones (Dean Emeritus, 1977 to 1993)
Kay Jones (Professor Emerita)
Lois Levinsky (Professor Emerita)
Wilma Peebles-Wilkins (Dean Emerita, 1993 to 2006)
Catherine Riessman (Professor Emerita)
Joyce West Stevens (Professor Emerita)