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Mary Rogge, PhD
Associate Professor


  • BA, Kansas State University
  • MSW, PhD, George Warren Brown


Research Interests:

Environmental, social, and economic justice from local to global contexts: children’s risk from industrial, commercial, and agricultural chemicals; climate change and climate refugees; technological and natural hazards; disaster management; interdisciplinary, community-based participatory research.


Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Social Work (SW 200)
  • Introduction to Social Work Honors (207)
  • Social Work with Groups, Organizations, and Communities (SW315)
  • Graduate Seminar in Public Health (SW509)
  • Culturally Relevant Practice with Diverse Populations (SW 538)
  • Seminar in International Social Welfare and Sustainability (SW540)
  • Evidence-based Resource Development Practice Across Systems (SW545)
  • Evidence-based Social and Economic Development Practice Across Systems (SW546)
  • Critical Literature Reviews (SW 670)



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