Department of Social Work

Dr. Joy Borah, CHAIR

Associate Professor


M.A. Social Work. Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Bombay, India (1987).

M.A. Sociology. University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. (1992).

Ph.D. Community Development and Adult Education. University of Toronto, Canada (1999). Special Focus: Critical Global and Community Issues.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Participatory research methods
  • Social work practice with immigrant populations
  • Response of social work education to global issues.

Office: Stevens Hall 543
Spring 2014 Office Hours:
 Monday-11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
 Tuesday-11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
 Wednesday-11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
 Thursday-11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
 Friday-2:00-3:00 p.m.
Phone: 256-765-4526