Doctoral Faculty Directory

Professor, Director of International Programs
(850) 644-9753
Research Interests:
HIV/AIDS, Human Rights, International Social Work, Mindfulness
Professor
(850) 644-3577
Research Interests:
Cultural Diversity, Gerontology, Health Disparities, Healthcare, Medical Social Work, Mental Health, Mindfulness, Research Methods, Stress & Coping
Professor, Assistant Vice President for Research and Academic Affairs
(850) 644-9694
Research Interests:
Associate Professor
(850) 644-9712
Research Interests:
At-Risk Youth, Child Welfare, Family-Centered Practice, Residential Youth Care, Youth Trauma & Victimization, Implementation and Intervention Research, Social Policy, Quality Measurement and Improvement Systems for Children’s Services, Quantitative Methods
Associate Professor
(850) 644-2328
Research Interests:
Homelessness, International Social Work, Mental Health, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Philosophy of Science, Research Methods, Social Policy, Social Work Practice
Assistant Professor
Research Interests:
Pediatric Organ Transplant Social Work, Health Outcomes in Childhood, Measurement Development, Quantitative Research Methodology
Associate Professor
(850) 644-9595
Research Interests:
Mental Health, Psychiatric Medications
Assistant Professor
(850) 645-9559
Research Interests:
Community Organizing and Social Change, Civic Engagement and Civil Society, Social Movements, Qualitative Analysis of Ethics in Social Work Teaching and Practice, Cross-cultural Analysis of Social Work Practice, Environmental Social Work
Associate Professor
(850) 644-9748
Research Interests:
End of Life Issues, Gerontology, Healthcare
Associate Professor
(850) 645-1571
Research Interests:
Cultural Diversity, Culturally Competent Practice, Health Disparities, Healthcare, Medical Social Work, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Race / Ethnicity
Professor
Research Interests:
Applied Quantitative Methods, Research Design, Psychometrics, Reading and Language Development, Screening and Identification, Computer Adaptive Testing
Associate Professor - Founding Director, Institute for Justice Research & Development
Research Interests:
Intervention research on well-being development for justice-involved adults, Sustainable and effective decarceration (smart decarceration), Trauma and social support among justice-involved adults, Behavioral health among justice-involved adults
Professor
(850) 644-9226
Research Interests:
Informal Support, Informal/Social Support Among Those Involved in the Child Welfare System, Public and Private Safety Nets, Welfare Policy
Assistant Professor, Assistant Director of Institute for Justice Research & Development
Research Interests:
Criminal Justice Populations, Addiction, Trauma, Well-being and Health, Intervention Research, Research Design
Associate Professor
(850) 645-5935
Research Interests:
Child Welfare, Child Maltreatment Prevention, Youth 'aging out', Qualitative Methods
Distinguished Research Professor
(850) 645-4792
Research Interests:
Evidence-Based Practice, Mental Health, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Program Evaluation, Research Methods, Social Work Practice, Substance Use & Abuse
Doctoral Program Director, Associate Director of Institute for Justice Research & Development, Associate Professor
(850) 645-1572
Research Interests:
Corrections, Criminal Justice, Behavioral Health Disorders, Interventions for justice-involved individuals
Professor
(850) 644-9597
Research Interests:
Domestic Violence, Social Work Education, Child Welfare