Shalay Jackson

Associate Teaching Professor
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Resume / CV

Shalay Jackson is an assistant teaching professor with expertise in macro social work and bridging the gap between research and practice in school social work. Her experience and teaching expertise also includes social policy, resilience, community practice and adolescent behavioral health. She was voted Professor of the Year at the College of Social Work twice (2021 & 2019) and received a Community Engaged Teaching Award from FSU (2020).  

Areas of Focus

  • Community Practice
  • Social Policy
  • Leadership
  • Field Education 
  • Positive Youth Development


  • DPH, 2017, University of South Florida; Public Health
  • MSW, 2007, University of Michigan; Policy & Evaluation/Community & Social Systems
  • BSW, 2006, Florida State University; Social Work