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Dr. Noël Busch-Armendariz, CWGS Faculty Affiliate
This spring, Dr. Noël Busch-Armendariz was awarded the Lucia, John, and Melissa Gilbert Teaching Excellence Award in Women's and Gender Studies for her work with CWGS.
Posted: May 13, 2008
Noël Busch-Armendariz is an Associate Professor at the School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin, teaching graduate courses in administration and planning, social policy, research, and domestic violence. She also recently developed a course on sexual assault. Dr. Busch-Armendariz is the Principal Investigator of the UT Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. IDVSA is a collaboration between the School of Social Work, the School of Nursing, and the School of Law with over a dozen other affiliate community organizations. Since joining UT six years ago, Dr. Busch-Armendariz has managed over $1.4 million dollars of external funding and previously directed research for the Office of the Attorney General, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, and the Texas Health and Human Service Commission. To date, she has managed more than 20 research projects. Her areas of specialization are interpersonal violence, refugees, victim