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Research Matters

A Message from the Dean

I am proud of the strong presence the University of Utah had at SSWR last week, and I was especially pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of one of our doctoral students and our associate dean for research.  It was wonderful to connect with so many of our colleagues from across the country and share the scholarly work happening in Utah.  We hope you enjoy reading more about our research efforts in this edition of Research Matters.

Martell Teasley, PhD, MSW
Dean and Professor


 According to Academic Analytics and compared to other U.S. schools of social work, the University of Utah College of Social Work is:




Behind the Research





On the Move in Research

SSWR Success

This year at the Society for Social Work and Research's annual conference, we had:

  • 20 different posters, presentations, or discussions
  • 7 of those presentations invovled collaborations with researchers at other institutions or agencies
  • 9 different faculty and 8 PhD students involved in these scholarly works

Additionally, two members of our college received special recognition:

Last Updated: 4/14/21