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Global Social Work Practice Faculty

  • Fernanda L. Cross

    Fernanda L. Cross

    Assistant Professor of Social Work
    Latinx mixed-status families, undocumented immigrants, ethnic-racial socialization, discrimination experiences, adolescent mental health and academic outcomes
  • Larry M. Gant

    Larry M. Gant

    PhD, MSW

    Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work, and Professor of Art and Design, School of Art and Design

    Program evaluation, social action, community-based health programs, mezzo practice and social planning; public health social work, international social work, arts-based community development, health disparities emerging from syndemic-structural interactions, e.g. HIV/AIDS, poverty, violence-related PTSD, and impoverished care access.
  • Giovanna Gonzalez (Odessa Gonzalez) Benson

    Giovanna (Odessa Gonzalez) Gonzalez Benson

    Assistant Professor of Social Work
    refugee resettlement, refugee/migrant-led organizations, participatory approaches to urban governance and social services with refugees, state-civil society relations, critical policy studies
  • Sandra L. Momper

    Sandra L. Momper

    Associate Professor of Social Work
    Gambling, substance abuse, PTSD, mental health and health disparities among rural and urban American Indians.
  • Mary C. Ruffolo

    Mary C. Ruffolo

    PhD, LMSW

    Professor and Director of Continuing Education

    University of Michigan School of Social Work

    Integrated behavioral health and primary care, behavioral health interventions for youth and adults, evaluation of the use of instructional technologies in social work education
  • Mieko Yoshihama

    Mieko Yoshihama

    Professor of Social Work
    Violence against women, community organizing and participatory action research in immigrant and marginalized communities, theatre-based prevention, mental health.

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