Research Projects

The Office of the Associate Dean for Research administers research and training projects funded by a variety of federal, state and foundation sources. The table below lists current and past research projects, with links to individual project summaries, researcher profiles, and projects listed by nine broad categories.

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Project Title Researcher Category End Date
(re)Deaf-ining (dis)ability: An introduction to cultural Deafness and its implications for social work Angela M. Nonaka, Ph.D.
(dis) ability; Social work education 2016
Assessing clinician acceptance and implementation of Evidence-Based Practice Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Social work education 2008
Cancer care for the whole patient: An oncology social work response Barbara L. Jones, Ph.D.
Health/Health care; Social work education 2014
Chemical dependency continuing education programs for pharmacists, social workers, and nurses: Making up for lost time Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Addictions; Social work education 2000
Child Welfare Education Collaboration Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Rowena Fong, Ed.D.
Monica Faulkner, Ph.D., LMSW
Child welfare/Foster care/Adoption; Social work education 2018
Crime Victims: A social work response Barbara W. White, Ph.D.; Fran Danis Interpersonal/Community violence; Social work education 2000
CSWE Gero-Ed Master’s advanced curriculum project Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Addictions; Gerontology; Social work education 2009
CSWE Integrated Behavioral Healthcare Social Work Field Placement Project Tanya Voss, MSSW
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Health/Health care; Mental health; Social work education 2014
Development of a Curriculum in Cultural Diversity Ruth G. McRoy, Ph.D.
Social work education 1998
Family Support Program Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social work education 1999
Geriatric Social Work Initiative Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Social work education 2006
Girling Health Care, Inc. Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social work education 2003
Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education (HPPAE) Roberta R. Greene, Ph.D. Gerontology; Social work education 2009
Integrated Behavioral Health MSSW Scholars Program for Underserved Populations Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D.
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Health/Health care; Mental health; Racial/ethnic/sexual diversity; Social work education 2016
Managing Multiple Roles with Social Work Students Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Social work education 2003
MSSW Student Unit at Travis County Children’s Protective Services Region 7 Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social work education 2000
MSSW Student Unit at TYC Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social work education 2008
National Social Work Collaboration for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Addictions; Health/Health care; Social work education 2018
Post-doctoral fellowship: Promoting equity in cardiovascular health Catherine Cubbin, Ph.D.
Disparities; Health/Health care; Social work education 2023
Teaching and Learning Cultural Competence in Social Work Field Education Marilyn Armour, Ph.D.
Social work education 2003
The National Homelessness Social Work Initiative Calvin L. Streeter, Ph.D.
Homelessness; Organizational functioning; Social work education 2019
Translating evidence-based behavioral interventions into community practice Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health/Health care; Mental health; Social work education 2008
UT-City of Austin Intern Unit Jane A. Kretzschmar, LCSW
Social work education 1999
Title Researcher Category End Date
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