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Information on this page is for 2022-2023 applicants. If you were admitted prior to Fall 2020 please click here to view information accurate to your curriculum.

Policy & Political Social Work Faculty

  • William Elliott III

    William Elliott III

    Professor of Social Work, Director, Joint Doctoral Program in Social Work and Social Science
    Economic, educational, and racial disparities; social policy; mental health; child development
  • Lisa Fedina

    Lisa Fedina

    Assistant Professor of Social Work
    Sexual violence, intimate partner violence; suicide risk; criminal justice; policy research and analysis
  • Terri L. Friedline

    Terri L. Friedline

    Associate Professor of Social Work
    Improving lower-income households' well-being through saving, asset-building, educational attainment, theories on saving, public policy, advanced quantitative analysis
  • 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
  • Shawna J. Lee

    Shawna J. Lee

    Director, SSW Program Evaluation Group, Associate Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work and Faculty Associate, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research
    Father's parenting risk behaviors, child maltreatment, community-based interventions
  • Kathryn L. Maguire-Jack

    Kathryn L. Maguire-Jack

    Associate Professor of Social Work
    Child abuse and neglect; child maltreatment prevention; neighborhoods; poverty; program evaluation; social policy; parenting.
  • Rosalva Osorio Cooksy

    Rosalva Osorio Cooksy

    Field Faculty and LEO Lec III
  • Beth Glover  Reed

    Beth Glover Reed

    Associate Professor of Social Work and Women's Studies
    Gender/ethnicity in social systems, feminist/multicultural practice, alcohol/drugs.
  • H. Luke  Shaefer

    H. Luke Shaefer

    Professor of Social Work, School of Work; Center Director, Poverty Solutions; Hermann and Amalie Kohn Professor of Social Justice and Social Policy, Professor of Public Policy, Associate Dean for Research and Policy Engagement, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy; Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Faculty Associate, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research; and Adjunct Professor of Law, Law School
    Social safety net, low-wage workers, economically disadvantage families, non-profit management
  • Trina R. Shanks

    Trina R. Shanks

    Director, School of Social Work Community Engagement, Harold R. Johnson Collegiate Professor of Social Work and Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
    Child well-being, asset building, 529 college education plans, SEED, Rhodes scholar, economic development
  • Karen M. Staller

    Karen M. Staller

    Associate Professor of Social Work
    Runaway and homeless youth, law, social problem construction, history of social welfare, qualitative research methods.
  • Addie Weaver

    Addie Weaver

    Assistant Professor of Social Work
    Access to mental health services for underserved, economically disadvantaged individuals and families living in rural communities
  • Roland W. Zullo

    Roland W. Zullo

    Associate Research Scientist, and LEO Intermittent Lecturer, University of Michigan School of Social Work. Director, Center for Labor and Community Studies, The University of Michigan-Dearborn

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