Whether social workers, educators, researchers or administrators, our graduates make a difference by empowering communities and individuals from all walks of life.
Boldly Buffalo is a fundraising campaign that will transform UB—and the School of Social Work—in nearly every way imaginable.
These child advocacy courses are open to undergraduate students from all majors and begin Fall 2018. They will prepare students to recognize and respond to child maltreatment.
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.
Mary Keovisai, MSW '17 Social Welfare PhD Student
Eric Johnson, MSW '14
Toby Laping, MSW '63
Terence Askew, MSW '12
Caitlin Beck JD/MSW Student
Alicia Kaufman, MSW '17 Online cohort
Chanell McCain, MSW '15
Denise Krause Clinical Professor, Associate Dean for Community Engagement and Alumni Relations
Robert Keefe, PhD Associate Professor
Lisa Butler, PhD Associate Professor
Wooksoo Kim, PhD Associate Professor, Co-director of Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute
Annahita Ball, PhD Assistant Professor
Deborah Waldrop, PhD Professor, Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Nadine (Shaanta) Murshid, PhD Assistant Professor
Isok Kim, PhD Associate Professor
Louanne Bakk, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Institute on Innovative Aging Policy and Practice
Diane Elze, PhD Associate Professor, Director of the MSW Program
Mickey Sperlich, PhD Assistant Professor
Gretchen Ely, PhD Associate Professor
Peter Sobota Clinical Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Bowen, PhD Assistant Professor
Laina Bay-Cheng, PhD Associate Professor, PhD Program Director
Hilary Weaver, DSW Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Co-director of Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute
Catherine N Dulmus, PhD Professor Associate Dean for Research Director of the Buffalo Center for Social Research
Yunju Nam, PhD Associate Professor
Annette Semanchin Jones, PhD Assistant Professor
Patricia Logan-Greene, PhD Assistant Professor
Thomas Nochajski, PhD Research Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Susan Green Clinical Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Filomena Critelli, PhD Associate Professor Co-director of Institute for Sustainable Global Engagement
Kelly Patterson, PhD Associate Professor
Noelle St. Vil, 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