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.
Professional development. Licensure. Application strengthening. Curiosity. No matter the reason, take advantage of our invigorating elective courses, available in seated, hybrid and online formats.
Whether social workers, educators, researchers or administrators, our graduates make a difference by empowering communities and individuals from all walks of life.
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.
Here, we transform our students’ horizons. Empower our faculty to address society’s challenges. And improve our world as we share our lessons globally.
Caitlin Beck JD/MSW Student
Julie Rockmaker, MSW '07
Alexandria Meranto, MSW '19
Cheney Brockington, MSW '19
Dan Calabrese, MSW '18
Barbara Robertson, MSW '13
Terence Askew, MSW '12
Katie Witmer, MSW '13
Nelson Mar, JD/MSW '98
Jose Correa, MSW '03
Colleen Kristich, MSW '18
Rita Andolina, MSW ‘88
Noelle St. Vil, PhD Assistant Professor
Catherine N Dulmus, PhD Professor Associate Dean for Research Director of the Buffalo Center for Social Research
Peter Sobota Clinical Assistant Professor
Robert Keefe, PhD Associate Professor
Mickey Sperlich, PhD Assistant Professor
Filomena Critelli, PhD Associate Professor Co-director of Institute for Sustainable Global Engagement
Laina Bay-Cheng, PhD Associate Professor, PhD Program Director
Michael Lynch Clinical Assistant Professor, Field Education
Annette Semanchin Jones, PhD Assistant Professor
Patricia Logan-Greene, PhD Associate Professor
Louanne Bakk, PhD DSW Program Director, Clinical Associate Professor
Melanie Sage, PhD Assistant Professor
Diane Elze, PhD Associate Professor
Deborah Waldrop, PhD Professor, Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Todd Sage, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Gretchen Ely, PhD Associate Professor
Wooksoo Kim, PhD Associate Professor, Director of Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute
Kathryn McClain-Meeder Clinical Assistant Professor, Field Education
Thomas Nochajski, PhD Research Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Gokul Mandayam, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Kelly Patterson, PhD Associate Professor
Hilary Weaver, DSW Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Co-director of Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute
Annahita Ball, PhD Assistant Professor
Isok Kim, PhD Associate Professor MSW Program Director
Lisa Butler, PhD Associate Professor
Elizabeth Bowen, PhD Assistant Professor
Denise Krause Clinical Professor, Associate Dean for Community Engagement and Alumni Relations
Susan Green Clinical Professor, Co-director of Institute on Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care
Yunju Nam, PhD Associate Professor
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