- education BA, University of Notre Dame
MSW, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Download CV
Maggie Thomas is currently a doctoral candidate at the Boston University School of Social Work. Her research focuses on poverty and deprivation among individuals and families, with particular interests in material hardship, public policy, and systemic issues. Prior to joining BU, Maggie practiced social work with LGBTQ youth and families and in the child welfare system. She completed her MSW at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, concentrating on children, youth, families, and the systems they encounter. Maggie was a founding fellow with the BUSPH Public Health Post. She is a member of the BUSSW Social Policy Analysis Working Group.