Our faculty are active contributors to the development of social work knowledge and social work practice. Combining professional experience, scholarship, and research, our faculty develop innovative programs and approaches, provide critical insight into the profession, and develop teaching materials that are used widely in social work education.
UConn School of Social Work faculty are presenters at national and international conferences serving as keynote speakers, panelists, experts, and presenters of jury selected papers; are widely published in refereed journals, books and research reports. They hold leadership positions in journal publications as journal editors, associate editors and various editorial positions; serve as committee members on regional and national peer review committees for granting agencies, journal publishers, and University, national and international meetings. Involved in a wide range of service activities in professional social work organizations and in the community at both the local and national levels they hold are officers and board members of professional organizations; and actively engage in the development and dissemination of research.
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