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DEPARTMENT FACULTY

Dr. Douglas C. Horner
Social Work Department Chair
 
Education:
Ph.D. May, 1992 University of Maryland at Baltimore
   School of Social Work
MSW Dec., 1975 University of Pittsburgh
B.A. May., 1974 Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Professional Memberships:
National Association of Social Workers
Council on Social Work Education
Bachelor Program Directors Association
West Virginia Social Work Education Consortium
Alpha Kappa Delta
Publications:
Ph.D. Dissertation -- Selected Factors Affecting Utilization of Social Services by Women    Clients of Two Domestic Violence Shelters. Aug., 1992. University Microfilms.
Professional Papers and Presentations:
"The Effects of Parental Education Attainment Levels and Academic Achievement: A    Longitudinal Study of the Freshman Year". Presented at the 9th International conference on    the Freshman Year Experience. St. Andrews University, Scotland, U.K., July 14, 1996.

"The Criminal, the Court, and the Community: What Social Scientists can do for Trail    Attorneys". Presented to the West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Conference,    Charleston, WV., June 7, 1996.

"The 1990 West Virginia Teachers Strike: An Application of Smelser's Value-Added Theory". Presented to the Popular Culture Conference, Louisville, KY., March 20, 1992.

Sponsored Research Projects:
"Employment for Rural West Virginians with Disabilities" Funded by: US Dept. of Agriculture,    Small Business Innovation Research Program; Cooperative State Research Education and    Extension Services; Rural and Community Development. Grant # 98-00322. Aug., 1997 -    Dec., 1998.

 

Dr. Geraldine Crawley-Woods
Professor of Social Work
 
Education:
Ph.D. 2000 University of Maryland at Baltimore
   School of Social Work
MSW 1974 The Catholic University of America
National Catholic School of Social Services
B.A. 1970 University of Rhode Island

Professional Positions Held:
1976-present Associate Professor of Social Work
   Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV
   Tenure granted in 1982

1977-present Field Instructor
   Department of Social Work
   Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV
Professional Memberships:
State Board of Directors - West Virginia Chapter of NASW
West Virginia Welfare Reform Coalition
Council on Social Work Education
Mid-Atlantic Consortium of Field Instruction
Alpha Kappa Delta
Professional Papers and Presentations:
"The Life Cycle of Welfare Reform: Local Renditions
    A Comparative Case Study of the Implementation of the Work Requirements of TANF."
Publications:
Ph.D. Dissertation -- The Life Cycle of Welfare Reform: Local Renditions, A Comparative Case Study of the Implementation of the Work Requirements of TANF.

 

Karen K. Green
Associate Professor of Social Work
 

Education:

MSW, 1995, Columbia University
B.S., 1993, Cornell University

Professional Positions Held:
Forensic Specialist, TAMAR Project
   Frederick, MD

Tompkins Co. Mental Health Services
   Ithaca, NY

Center for Family Life
   Brooklyn, NY

Professional Memberships:
Licensed Certified Social Worker - Clinical
Certified Social Worker, NY

 

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