Director of Student Services
Dr. Solomon has served as a part-time field advisor since 1990 at the School of Social Work. Before assuming her current responsibilities as Director of Student Services, she served as the Dean of First-Year Programs at Wheelock College, and before this position, she chaired the Social Sciences Department at Lasell College. Her teaching interests focus on how social workers create change in communities and organizations. She has taught courses in Master of Social Work programs at Smith College, Wheelock College, and Boston University. Dr. Solomon authored Active Learning Exercises for Social Work and the Human Services, published in 2000. Her research and activist interests center on helping low-income women obtain educational opportunities. She received her MSW from Smith College in 1982 and her doctorate from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University in 1993.