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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigan Positionsort icon

Robert D. Vinter

1954 - 1985
Arthur Dunham Professor of Social Work

Janet Leigh Finn

1999 - 2002
Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Social Work

Jules Schrager

1962 - 1980
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Social Work
Director of Social Work, University Hospital

Andrew G. Hunter

1992 - 2001
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Women's Studies
Associate Professor of Social Work

Betty Blythe

1983 - 1987
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Betty Lou Brown Chappell

1992 - 1996
Assistant Professor of Social Work

George Brown

1966
Assistant Professor of Social Work

David L. Burton

1996 - 2004
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Pauline J. Bushey

1958 - 1963
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Alan N. Connor

1969
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Valire Carr Copeland

1992 - 1996
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Deborah I Gioia Hasick

2001 - 2006
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Gerald Goff

1979
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Sylvia Estelle Goodman

1957 - 1962
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Martha Green

1965 - 1966
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Catalina Herrerias

1984 - 1987
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Mark Clark Holter

1998 - 2006
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Alfreda Iglehart

1979 - 1985
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Sharon Keigher

1985 - 1992
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Stanley Kim

1965 - 1973
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Kris Kissman

1987 - 1994
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Mitchel Lazarus

1965 - 1968
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Dorothy Robinson

1956 - 1978
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Helen J. Rosen

1980
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Deborah R. Schild

2006
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Sheldon Siegel

1979
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Raymond Snowden

1973 - 1976
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Zulema E. Suarez

1987 - 1995
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Martin Sundel

1968 - 1971
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Joseph G. Teresa

1976
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Mary Van Hook

1986 - 1995
Assistant Professor of Social Work

David Neal

1966 - 2004
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Michael E. Woolley

2003 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Social Work, Education

Jo Ann Allen

1966 - 1991
Associate Professor of Social Work
Professor of Education
Dean of the School of Social Work

Joyce O. Beckett

1985
Associate Professor of Social Work

Candyce S. Berger

1991 - 1998
Associate Professor of Social Work
Assistant Dean of Hospital Social Work Services

William C. Birdsall

1973 - 2002
Associate Professor of Social Work

Howard V. Brabson

1969 - 1991
Associate Professor of Social Work

Beryl L. Carter

1965 - 1971
Associate Professor of Social Work

Frederick Cox

1964 - 1976
Associate Professor of Social Work

John Erlich

1965 - 1971
Associate Professor of Social Work

Marilyn L. Flynn

1985 - 1991
Associate Professor of Social Work

Madison Foster

1969 - 1984
Associate Professor of Social Work

Martha N. Gizynski

1969 - 1986
Associate Professor of Social Work

Murray Gruber

1972 - 1980
Associate Professor of Social Work

Lenore Kroman

1975 - 1981
Associate Professor of Social Work

Harry Lawrence

1967 - 1977
Associate Professor of Social Work

William C. Lawrence

1971 - 1986
Associate Professor of Social Work

Shirley Lockery

1990 - 2003
Associate Professor of Social Work

Sheldon David Rose

1965 - 1968
Associate Professor of Social Work

Brett Seabury

1975
Associate Professor of Social Work

Robert Segal

1969 - 1978
Associate Professor of Social Work

Vivian B. Shapiro

1977 - 1987
Associate Professor of Social Work

John M. Wallace Jr.

1994 - 2003
Associate Professor of Social Work

Helen Weingarten

1981 - 2000
Associate Professor of Social Work

Eliseo Navarro

1972 - 1978
Associate Professor of Social Work

Lorraine Perry

1974 - 1983
Associate Professor of Social Work

Elizabeth Mutschler

1979 - 1997
Associate Professor of Social Work

Paul Wilson

1985 - 1991
Associate Professor of Social Work

Douglas D. Davies

1987 - 2005
Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work

Edwin J. Thomas

1956 - 1994
Fedele F. Fauri Professor of Social Work
Professor of Psychology

William A. Meezan

1999 - 2005
Marion Elizabeth Blue Professor of Children and Families
Professor of Social Work

Wilbur J. Cohen

1956 - 1983
Professor of Education
Professor of Public Welfare Administration
Dean of Education

Jesse E. Gordon

1959 - 1993
Professor of Psychology and Social Work

Carol T. Mowbray

1994 - 2005
Professor of Social Work
Associate Professor of Psychology

Sydney E. Bernard

1964 - 1991
Professor of Social Work

Harvey J. Bertcher

1964 - 1995
Professor of Social Work

Mary E. Burns

1959 - 1969
Professor of Social Work

Sallie Churchill

1964 - 1967
1970 - 1996
Professor of Social Work

Loraine Cook

1964 - 1987
Professor of Social Work

Jane Costabile

1962 - 1979
Professor of Social Work

Eleanor Goltz Cranefield

1936 - 1968
Professor of Social Work

Tom Croxton

1964 - 2001
Professor of Social Work

Merle L. Dinsmore

1962 - 1983
Professor of Social Work

Richard English

1971 - 1985
Professor of Social Work

Irwin Epstein

1967 - 1979
Professor of Social Work

Sheila Feld

1969 - 2000
Professor of Social Work

Phillip Fellin

1965 - 1999
Professor of Social Work
Dean of Social Work

Ralph Carr Fletcher

1941 - 1966
Professor of Social Work

Clarice Freud

1942 - 1974
Professor of Social Work

Charles Garvin

2001
Professor of Social Work

Rose Campbell Gibson

1979 - 1997
Professor of Social Work

Lois Ann Hartman

1972 - 1986
Professor of Social Work

David P. Himle

1970 - 1993
Professor of Social Work

Srinika Jayaratne

1979
Professor of Social Work
Director of the Office of Global Activities

Dee Morgan Kilpatrick

1972 - 1983
Professor of Social Work

Armand Lauffer

1968 - 2002
Professor of Social Work
Sol Drachler Endowed Chair in Jewish Communal Service

Eugene Litwak

1959 - 1972
Professor of Social Work

Frank F. Maple Jr.

1963 - 2003
Professor of Social Work

Michael S. Reisch

1999 - 2008
Professor of Social Work

Jack Rothman

1962 - 1984
Professor of Social Work

Rosemary C. Sarri

1959 - 1993
Professor of Social Work
Senior Research Scientist

Tony Tripodi

1966 - 1987
Professor of Social Work

Wayne Vasey

1967 - 1975
Professor of Social Work

Charles S. Wolfson

1961 - 1991
Professor of Social Work

Matthew O. Howard

2004 - 2007
Professor of Social Work
Professor of Psychiatry

Katherine R. Reebel

1975
Professor of Social Work

Patricia Rabinovitz

1952 - 1968
Professor of Social Work

Charles Garvin

1965 - 2002
Professor of Social Work

Mary Newland Taylor

1947 - 1978
Professor of Social Work

Paul H.
 Glasser

1959 - 1978
Professor of Social Work

Dorothy C W Schroeder

1950 - 1973
Professor of Social Work

Paula Allen-Meares

1993 - 2008
Professor of Social Work & Education
Dean of Social Work

Oscar A. Barbarin III

1979 - 2001
Professor of Social Work and Psychology

Edwin J Thomas

1956 - 1994
Professor of Social Work and Psychology
Fedele F Fauri Professor of Social Work

Henry Joseph Meyer

1958 - 1978
Professor of Social Work and Sociology

David Street

1961 - 1976
Professor of Social Work and Sociology

Harold Johnson

1967 - 1995
Professor of Social Work, Health Behavior and Health Education
Dean of Social Work
Interim VP & Secretary of the University 1994-1995

Yeheskel Hasenfeld

1967 - 1988
Professor of Sociology and Social Work

Arthur E. Wood

1917 - 1952
Professor of Sociology and Social Work
Professor of Epidemiology

Mayer N Zald

1977 - 2001
Professor of Sociology, Social Work, Business Administration
Charles Horton Colley Distinguished University Professor of Social Science
Chair of Sociology 1981-84, 90-92

Mary Lou Davis-Sacks

1991
Research Associate Survey Research Center

Fedele F. Fauri

1951 - 1975
Vice President of State Relations and Planning
Professor of Public Welfare Administration
Dean of the School of Social Work