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SOCIAL WELFARE RESEARCH

Providing support to researchers so they may successfully carry out transformative social work scholarship

Social Welfare Research Centers

Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration

CCEC

Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration
Center for Research on Aging & Disability Options logo

CRADO

Center for Research on Aging & Disability Options
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LGBTQ+

Center for LGBTQ+ Research & Advocacy
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CRTS

Center for Research to Transform Systems for Family Community & Social Justice

2021-2022 Research Metrics

$9.8m
new funding awarded in year
145
presentations to local, national and international audiences
80
published books and journal articles
31
students working on research projects

Initiatives, Resources & Support

social welfare students and faculty in front of research posters

Students In Research

Participation in research provides students with the opportunity to critically apply classroom knowledge to real-world community-based examination of social conditions and solutions. Students learn how to conduct, disseminate & translate research.
KU Social Welfare Representatives at event

Connecting With Community

Recordings of past Research Events.
Twente Hall

Resources

We provide support to researchers so they may successfully carry out transformative social work scholarship.
Rooted in Strengths Book

Publications

The KU School of Social Welfare offers several books available for purchase



Upcoming Research Events


Community

23
Principle Investigators
1,150
Citations of Work Published by Our Researchers
6,600+
Community Members Reached Through Our Communications