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Andrea Joseph

Dr. Andrea Joseph

Andrea Joseph, PhD

Assistant Professor


  • BA, Westfield State University
  • MSW, University of Connecticut
  • MA, University of London
  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh

Research Interests:

Racially disproportional school suspensions, School social work practice, Race conscious interventions, School-wide behavior interventions, Culturally relevant practices, Student racialization, Critical race theory, Social Constructionism

Courses Taught:

  • Social Work Research (SW 519))
  • Culturally Relevant Practice with Diverse Populations (SW 538)

Favorite Quote

“Revolution is not a one-time event. It is becoming always vigilant for the smallest opportunity to make a genuine change in established, outgrown responses; for instance, it is learning to address each other’s difference with respect”
–Audre Lorde