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Faculty

List of Department of Social Work Faculty
Name Phone E-mail Office

Mercedes Bern-Klug

Associate Professor; Director, Aging & Longevity Studies Program; Hartford Faculty Scholar

319-335-1265

mercedes-bern-klug@uiowa.edu

308 NH

Amy Butler

Associate Professor, BA Program Director

319-335-1277

amy-c-butler@uiowa.edu

333 NH

Aislinn Conrad-Hiebner

Assistant Professor

319-335-3628

aislinn-conrad-hiebner@uiowa.edu

356 North Hall

Carol Coohey

Professor

319-335-1272

carol-coohey@uiowa.edu

321A-1 NH

Stephen Cummings

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director, Distance Education

319-335-1331

stephen-cummings@uiowa.edu

357 NH

Yvonne Farley

Clinical Assistant Professor; Family Centered Concentration Chair

515-235-4668

yvonne-farley@uiowa.edu

Iowa Center for Higher Education Des Moines

Megan Gilster

Assistant Professor

319-335-1264

megan-gilster@uiowa.edu

352 NH

May Guo

Assistant Professor, PhD Program Director

319-335-0513

man-guo@uiowa.edu

354 NH

Carolyn Hartley

Associate Professor

319-335-1267

carolyn-hartley@uiowa.edu

359 NH

Kara Houser, LISW

Clinical Assistant Professor

319-335-1276

kara-houser@uiowa.edu

354 North Hall

Julia Kleinschmit

Clinical Associate Professor; Sioux City Practicum and Program Administrator, MSW Program Director

712-279-5271

julia-kleinschmit@uiowa.edu

153 Heelan Hall, 3303 Rebecca St., Sioux City

Miriam Landsman

Associate Professor; Executive Director, National Resource Center for Family Centered Practice

319-335-1257

miriam-landsman@uiowa.edu

351 NH

Billie Marchik

Clinical Assistant Professor; Des Moines Practicum Administrator

515-235-4664

bmarchik@crosspaths.net

Iowa Center for Higher Education Des Moines

Sandra McGee

Des Moines BASW Field Administrator, Assistant Clinical Professor

515-235-4680

sandra-mcgee@uiowa.edu

Iowa Center for Higher Education Des Moines

Keri Neblett

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Field

319-335-1256

keri-neblett@uiowa.edu

301 North Hall

Alison Oliver

Lecturer

319-353-1253

alison-oliver@uiowa.edu

353 NH

Sara Sanders

Associate Professor; Hartford Faculty Scholar; Director, School of Social Work

319-335-2079

sara-sanders@uiowa.edu

226 NH

Yolanda D. Spears

Clinical Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Certificate in Critical Cultural Competence

319-335-1570

yolanda-spears@uiowa.edu

Room 334 North Hall

Emeritus Faculty

List of Department of Social Work Emeritus Faculty
Name Phone E-mail

Lorraine Dorfman

Professor Emerita

319-335-1269

lorraine-dorfman@uiowa.edu

Bob Jackson

Associate Professor Emeritus

319-335-1331

robert-jackson@uiowa.edu

Patricia Kelley

Professor Emerita

patricia-kelley@uiowa.edu

Susan Murty

Associate Professor Emerita

susan-murty@uiowa.edu

Ed Saunders

Associate Professor

319-335-3316

edward-saunders@uiowa.edu

Jeanne Saunders

Associate Professor

319-335-1276

jeanne-saunders@uiowa.edu

Bob Vander Beek

Clinical Assistant Professor Emeritus

319-335-1222

robert-vanderbeek@uiowa.edu

Tom Walz

Professor Emeritus

thomas-walz@uiowa.edu

Staff

List of Department of Social Work Staff
Name Phone E-mail Office

Anne Abbott

Research Associate

319-335-4935

anne-abbott@uiowa.edu

Iowa City Research Campus

Stephanie Besch

Program Coordinator

515-235-4661

stephanie-besch@uiowa.edu

244 Keith Fenton Administration Building, Des Moines

Debbie Black

Admin Services Specialist

319-335-4971

debbie-black@uiowa.edu

156 MTP4

Lisa D'Aunno

Director of Training, NRC

319-335-4932

lisa-daunno@uiowa.edu

158 MTP4

Kate Kemp

Program & Admissions Director

319-335-1254

kate-kemp@uiowa.edu

308 NH

Julia Neff

ADM Services Coordinator

319-335-4933

julia-neff@uiowa.edu

100 MTP4 152

Jefri Palermo

Development Coordinator/PR Specialist

319-335-3750

jefri-palermo@uiowa.edu

355 NH

Tomeka Petersen

Academic Clinical Program Management Associate

319-335-1255

tomeka-petersen@uiowa.edu

308 North Hall

Brad Richardson

Research Associate, NRC

515-771-3589

brad-richardson@uiowa.edu

162 MTP4

Grace Ryan

Graduate Research Assistant

319-335-4931

grace-ryan@uiowa.edu

MTP4 Oakdale Research Park

Roz Smith

Research Associate

319-335-4939

rosamond-smith@uiowa.edu

162 MTP4, Oakdale Research Park

Christy Thies

Des Moines Program Coordinator

515-235-4662

christy-thies@uiowa.edu

Iowa Center for Higher Education, Keith Fenton Admin Bldg. 240 C

Tasha Wells

Project Assistant, NRCFCP

515-235-4661

tasha-wells@uiowa.edu

Iowa Center for Higher Education, Des Moines

Chuck Wieland

Operations Administrator

319-335-1263

charles-wieland@uiowa.edu

308 NH

Wynne Worley

Operations Coordinator

335-1251

wynne-worley@uiowa.edu

325 North Hall