Hutto-Patterson Charitable Foundation Professor Julian Chow studies community practice and service delivery in urban poverty and ethnic and immigrant neighborhoods; program planning and development; and cultural competency services.
California Child Welfare Indicators Project Director Wendy Wiegmann's interests include child welfare and juvenile dependency courts, children with siblings in foster care, and substance abuse among parents involved with the child welfare system.
Jewelle Taylor Gibbs is professor emerita at the School of Social Welfare as well as a clinical psychologist and noted writer. She is also the first African American professor appointed to an endowed chair in the University of California.
Greg Merrill is the director of field education. Among his research interests are motivational interviewing; trauma; intimate partner violence/domestic violence; anxiety disorders; and behavioral health
Professor of the Graduate School Steven P. Segal's research interests include mental health and social policy, research methods, adult residential care, self-help mental health services, violence and mental illness.
Associate Professor Adrian Aguilera’s research uses digital & mobile technologies to improve health & mental healthcare of low-income & ethnic minority populations, with a focus on Latino & Spanish-speaking populations.