Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, & Family Science


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Lolly Bargerstock

Professor of Social Work

Lolly Bargerstock, Ph.D., MSW, professor of social work and social work program director, received her master of social work degree from Indiana University. She completed the Ph.D. at Western Michigan University with a research focus on professional and religious identity integration among undergraduate social work students. She has practiced social work in the fields of […]

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Lisa Pay

Professor of Social Work

Lisa Dawson Pay, LCSW, professor of social work, received her master of social work degree from Indiana University. She has been the field coordinator for the social work program since 2002. She has practiced social work with the seriously mentally ill, persons impacted by domestic violence, and children and families. Professor Pay directed the Counseling […]

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Leroy Quashie

Professor of Family Science

Dr. Leroy Andrew Quashie is Professor of Family Science and Director of the Family Science Program. Dr. Quashie holds a BA in Sociology and Psychology from Warner University, MA and Ph. D. in Family Ecology and Sociology, and MPH in Public Health from the University of Pittsburgh. His research efforts have focused on health and […]

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Dulce​ Maria Scott

Professor of Criminal Justice

Dr. Dulce Maria Scott, professor of sociology and criminal justice, received her Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from Brown University. Her research and publication areas have included criminal justice issues, race, ethnicity, migrations, and diasporas. Her most recent publication is Intersecting Diaspora Boundaries: Portuguese Contexts (Peter Lang, 2016). She is a research […]

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Tammy Reedy-Strother

Chair, Department of Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, & Family Science

Dr. Tammy L. Reedy-Strother, chair of the Department of Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, & Family Science, earned her doctor of philosophy degree and graduate certificate in women’s studies from the University of Kentucky and her master of arts in sociology and bachelor of science in mathematics and sociology (with a minor in religious studies) […]

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