To facilitate the discovery and advancement of social work knowledge through community partnerships and interdisciplinary research, with a commitment to dissemination of findings and technology transfer.
Be an international leader in social work research to improve social functioning and inform public policy.
Link research and practice through community partnerships.
Facilitate interdisciplinary research that creates knowledge required to intervene across multiple systems and client groups.
Establish appropriate intra- and inter-institutional affiliations and consortia to carry out this research.
Present and publish research results in the public domain, disseminating major findings to the scientific community, policy makers and the social work profession.
Be a training ground for graduate students and new investigators.
Our podcast engages practitioners and researchers in lifelong learning and promotes research to practice and practice to research.