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Jack Richman has been named as associate dean of international programs, a new role at the UNC School of Social Work. He will work with faculty members to help expand programs and research activities globally. Read more.
Lisa Zerden, Sheryl Zimmerman and Matthew Howard have been named to new leadership positions within the School. Read more
UNC School of Social Work will host a special presentation, "The Ethics of Social Justice: What Do Our Codes Require?" on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Read more
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has selected Gary L. Bowen as the new dean for the UNC School of Social Work. Bowen, who has been with UNC since 1985, is currently Kenan Distinguished Professor in the School. The University appointment, effective Sept. 1, was approved by the University’s Board of Trustees.
Distinguished Professors Sheryl Zimmerman, Mark Fraser, Gary Bowen, and Matthew Howard have been recognized among the top 40 academics whose scholarly contributions are having a “high impact” addressing social and health issues within the social work profession and across the diverse disciplines that encompass their respective areas of focus.