Here, we transform our students’ horizons. Empower our faculty to address society’s challenges. And improve our world as we share our lessons globally.
Whether social workers, educators, researchers or administrators, our graduates make a difference by empowering communities and individuals from all walks of life.
Professional development. Licensure. Application strengthening. Curiosity. No matter the reason, take advantage of our invigorating elective courses, available in seated, hybrid and online formats.
In UB's Social Impact Fellows program, students from the School of Management and School of Social Work spend the summer learning about and creating social innovation in Western New York.
This micro-credential is open to undergraduate students from all majors. It will prepare students to recognize and respond to child maltreatment.
This minor is open to undergraduate students from all majors. It will allows students to become a change agent, build socially just communities and empower others.
Dan Calabrese, MSW '18
Jose Correa, MSW '03
Julie Rockmaker, MSW '07
Laura Kelemen, MSW '97
Terence Askew, MSW '12
Cheney Brockington, MSW '19
Caitlin Beck JD/MSW Student
Paige Iovine-Wong MPH/MSW Student
Matthew Schwartz, MSW '18
Nelson Mar, JD/MSW '98
Barbara Robertson, MSW '13
Alexandria Meranto, MSW '19
Peter Sobota Clinical Assistant Professor
Michael Lynch Clinical Assistant Professor, Field Education
Patricia Logan-Greene, PhD Associate Professor
Melanie Sage, PhD Assistant Professor
Todd Sage, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Noelle St. Vil, PhD Assistant Professor
Kelly Patterson, PhD Associate Professor
Diane Elze, PhD Associate Professor
Hilary Weaver, DSW Professor, Associate Dean for for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Denise Krause Clinical Professor, Associate Dean for Community Engagement and Alumni Relations
Isok Kim, PhD Associate Professor MSW Program Director
Elizabeth Bowen, PhD Assistant Professor
Yunju Nam, PhD Associate Professor
Annette Semanchin Jones, PhD Associate Professor, PhD Program Director
Mickey Sperlich, PhD Assistant Professor
Louanne Bakk, PhD DSW Program Director, Clinical Associate Professor
Annahita Ball, PhD Assistant Professor
Kathryn McClain-Meeder Clinical Assistant Professor, Field Education
Laina Bay-Cheng, PhD Professor, Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Wooksoo Kim, PhD Associate Professor, Director of Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute
Deborah Waldrop, PhD Professor
Thomas Nochajski, PhD Research Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Robert Keefe, PhD Associate Professor
Susan Green Clinical Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Gretchen Ely, PhD Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Lisa Butler, PhD Associate Professor
Filomena Critelli, PhD Associate Professor Co-director of Institute for Sustainable Global Engagement
Catherine N Dulmus, PhD Professor Associate Dean for Research Director of the Buffalo Center for Social Research
Nadine (Shaanta) Murshid, PhD Assistant Professor
The UB School of Social Work is proud of its innovative approaches to social work education, including our inSocialWork podcast, collaborative research projects and illustrative self-care infographic.
Our Podcast Series: inSocialWork
Rankings and Accolades
Our Magazine: Mosaics
Joining Forces - UB