Center for Research to Transform Systems for Family, Community & Social Justice LaunchesA team of KU School of Social Welfare researchers is working to bring about that kind of child welfare system transformation.
Banerjee has spent her career in social welfare combatting income povertyRetiring faculty member has led work in India and the United States focused on social justice and income equality
New Programs Equip Rural Social Workers With Much-Needed Resiliency SkillsThe Center for Community Engagement & Outreach advances authentic relationships with key community and university partners to complement the School of Social Welfare’s community-engaged scholarship and instruction.
Faculty Member Works to Elevate Unheard Voices to Influence Social Work PracticeDr. alexander’s academic research is grounded in community, culture and place, and focuses on developing new ways to elevate voices of individuals who have historically been unheard, excluded or harmed in academia.
Faculty Member Elevates the Voice and Experiences of Indigenous PeopleThrough teaching and research, she equips social workers to understand the unique history, strengths and needs of Indigenous people.
Toni Johnson Scholars Program Helps Prepare Students to have Big ImpactLaunched in the fall of 2021, the Toni Johnson Scholars program supports students pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s in social
welfare who have experienced marginalization and oppression and Ph.D. students pursuing research on racial justice.