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Research Office

The Research Office in the School of Social Welfare provides support to researchers so that they may successfully carry out their transformative social work scholarship. Support provided by the office may include proposal development support, connecting researchers with resources outside of the School, interacting and advocating with other entities in the university or with funders on the researchers behalf, promoting research, and providing opportunities for research discussions and professional development.

Research Quick Facts

publications from faculty, staff & doctoral students in 2016
in fiscal year 2018, from 31 research awards, involving 14 different investigators and 29 funders.
researcher partners from community-based organizations, local governments and international universities in 2017-18
center launched in fall 2018, Center for Community Engagement & Collaboration 

Collaborate With us


Partner/collaborate with the School of Social Welfare Partner/collaborate with us to do research or evaluation work in your community or organization

Join our team Join our research teams as a student, staff or faculty researcher



School Resources  University Resources

Students in Research  Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration

Research Office Contacts
Amy Mendenhall
Associate Dean for Research
Jenni Atwood
Research Office Manager
Social Welfare Research Events