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Noel Busch-Armendariz
Noel Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3198
E-mail: nbusch@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Sexual assault, childhood sexual abuse, prostitution, human trafficking and domestic violence, refugees and asylum seekers, adult entertainment industry.
Diana DiNitto
Diana DiNitto, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9227
E-mail: ddinitto@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Chemical dependency (alcohol and drug abuse), social welfare policy, violence against women
Cynthia Franklin
Cynthia Franklin, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 471-0533
E-mail: CFranklin@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Clinical practice with children and families, effectiveness of solution-focused therapy with children in schools, school dropouts, adolescent pregnancy, children with family and behavior problems. Research on how to design schools that promote achievement and a safe, respectful and violent free culture.
Barbara  Jones
Barbara Jones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-9367
E-mail: barbarajones@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Pediatric palliative and end-of-life care, grief and loss, childhood cancer survivors, hope and resiliency, spirituality and international social work
Michael Lauderdale
Michael Lauderdale, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9246
E-mail: mll@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Organizational assessment and development, survey research, community justice, diversity training for police officers
Jane Maxwell
Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Senior Research Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-0610
E-mail: jcmaxwell@sbcglobal.net

EXPERTISE
Research in trends and patterns of substance abuse in Texas, nationally and internationally with special interest on the U.S./Mexico border; research in patterns of use and abuse of methamphetamine, party drugs, methadone and other opiate drugs; impaired driving programs and abuse of prescription drugs.
Arthur Schwab
Arthur Schwab, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9816
E-mail: jimSchwab@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Computer applications and data analysis in social work, administration and planning in social work. Child welfare.
Richard Spence
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Research Professor
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-0608
E-mail: rtspence@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Addiction research, substance abuse and treatment.
Mary Velasquez
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7019
E-mail: velasquez@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
respiratory health, smoking cessation, alcohol abuse, prenatal health, motivational interventions.


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