Skip to content

Dr. Shandra Forrest-Bank

Shandra Forrest-Bank, PhD

Director of the Social Work Office of Research and Public Service and Associate Professor


  • BA, Beloit College
  • MSW, University of Denver
  • PhD, University of Denver

Research Interests:

Transition to adulthood, risk and resilience, positive youth development, violence prevention, racial microaggression.

Courses Taught:

  • Evidence-Based Interpersonal Practice with Adult Individuals (SW562)
  • Clinical Research and Applied Statistics (SW620)
  • Translational Research (SW622)

The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System and partner in the Tennessee Transfer Pathway.