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Margie Anunson

Margie Anunson, MBA, MS
Assistant Dean

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1019
(414) 229-5671 Fax: (414) 229-5139
anunson@uwm.edu

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Jill Baum
Human Resources Manager


Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1010
(414) 229-7220
batoacct@uwm.edu

Lisa Berger, Ph. D.

Lisa Berger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Enderis Hall 1183
(414) 229-5620
(414) 229-5008
lberger@uwm.edu

Alcohol and drug abuse interventions and recovery, the role of work environment in employee substance abuse.
Joan Blakey

Joan Blakey, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Department of Social Work

Enderis Hall, 1177
(414) 229-3998
blakey@uwm.edu

Trauma and substance abuse among women who are involved with the child protection and criminal justice systems, creating trauma informed systems of care.
Eduardo Bonilha

Eduardo Bonilha
IS Technical Services Professional Sr.

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1061
(414) 229-6115
support@uwm.edu

Steven G. Brandl, Ph.D.

Steven G. Brandl, Ph.D.
Professor

Department of Criminal Justice
1145 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-5443
sgb@uwm.edu

Criminal investigation, Gun markets, Health and safety issues in policing, Police decision making and behavior, Police policy, Hazards of police work

Linda Britz, Ph. D.

Linda Britz, Ph. D.
Senior Lecturer

 

Enderis Hall 1041
(414) 229-6777

britzl@uwm.edu

Family Violence, Child Sexual Abuse, Expressive Therapies
Michael J. Brondino, Ph. D.

Michael J. Brondino, Ph. D.
Associate Professor

 

Enderis Hall 1167
(414) 229-5008
(414) 229-2778

brondimj@uwm.edu

Quantitative methods, measurement development, data-collection techniques.

Carolyn Bucior

Carolyn Bucior, B.S.
Marketing Specialist

 

1094 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4232

bucior@uwm.edu
Marketing specialist and writer for the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare.
Ruben Burgos

Ruben Burgos
Senior Lecturer

Enderis Hall, 1133
(414) 229-6605

burgos@uwm.edu
33 years with the Milwaukee Police Department (22 years as detective, 5 years as lieutenant of Intelligence Division, 5 years in police management). Expertise: bomb-squad technician; polygraphist; criminal investigator (narcotics, gangs, homicide).
Chris Cigale

Chris Cigale
Financial Specialist 3

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1023
(414) 229-6536 Fax: (414) 229-5139
ccigale@uwm.edu

Linda Czernicki

Linda Czernicki, MS
Administrative Specialist Sr.

Continuing Education & Outreach
1081 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6329

czernick@uwm.edu

 
Tanya Depp

Tanya Depp, MBA
Human Resources Assistant

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1009
(414) 229-6950
tldepp@uwm.edu

Hanu Dhandapani
IS Technology Services Professional

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1044
(414) 229-6115
support@uwm.edu

Mike Durfee

Mike Durfee, MA
Senior Lecturer

Department of Criminal Justice

Enderis Hall, 1135
(414) 229-4515
mdurfee@uwm.edu

32 years with the Milwaukee Police Department (22 years as detective). Expertise: arsons and the origin and causes of fire; explosions and post-blast investigations; investigations of homicides, shootings, stabbings, robberies, burglaries, missing persons, sudden deaths, financial crimes (including forgery, fraud, and credit card crimes); vice (including prostitution, gambling and drugs).
Dario Elia

Dario Elia
IS Comprehensive Services Professional Sr.

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1029
(414) 229-6115
support@uwm.edu

Keith Emmons

Keith Emmons
IS Supervisor 2

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1011
(414) 229-6115
support@uwm.edu

Tina Freiburger, Ph.D.

Tina Freiburger, Ph.D.
Chair and Associate Professor

Department of Criminal Justice
1139 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6134

freiburg@uwm.edu

Gender and racial disparities in sentencing, criminological theory, recidivism among sex offenders, and experiences of females in the criminal justice system
Daniel Fuhrmann

Daniel Fuhrmann , Ph.D.
CABHR Statistician

Center for Addiction & Behavioral Health Research
1181 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-5176

fuhrmann@uwm.edu

Data management, statistical analysis, grant and report writing, publication and presentation preparation. Consultant to scientists on methodology, statistics, software and technology. Dr. Fuhrmann teaches workshops and graduate-level courses in SAS Programming and Applied Statistics.
Colleen Giaimo

Colleen Giaimo
University Services Program Associate

 
Department of Social Work
1075 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6036
crm2@uwm.edu
 
Roberta Hanus

Roberta J. Hanus, MSW, LCSW
Clinical Associate Professor
& Field Liaison

Department of Social Work
1063 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6026

roberta@uwm.edu

Aging (Hartford Partnership Grant for Aging Education), Spirituality and Social Work, Field Instruction and the Supervision of Social Work students , Process-oriented psychology (Process Work), Conflict resolution , Individual, couples and Group psychotherapy/Process Work
Dr. Kimberly Hassell

Kimberly D. Hassell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Department of Criminal Justice
1115 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4110

hassell@uwm.edu

Race, crime and criminal justice, Administration of justice, Criminal justice processing, Police policy, Police decision making and behavior, Police management
Heidi Janzen, MBA

Heidi Janzen, MBA
Director of Research Support and Development

Helen Bader School of Social Welfare
1033 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4766

heidij@uwm.edu

 
Goldie Kadushin

Goldie Kadushin, Ph.D.
Professor

Department of Social Work
1035 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6733

kadushin@uwm.edu

Social service utilization and barriers to utilization in the elderly.

Social work interviewing   and communication.

Melinda Kavanaugh

Melinda Kavanaugh, Ph.D., LCSW
Assistant Professor

Department of Social Work
Enderis Hall, 1045
(414) 229-4414

kavanaug@uwm.edu

Children and teens as caregivers, impact of chronic illness on the family, social work and health care.

Amy Kirby

Amy Kirby, MSW, LCSW
Senior Advisor & MSW Specialist

Student Services
1197 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6486

kirby@uwm.edu

Providing information, support, and advising to students and prospective applicants of the MSW program.
Carol Kozminski

Carol Kozminski
Program Associate

Office of the Dean
1099 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4400

carolkoz@uwm.edu

 
Dr. Jung Kwak

Jung Kwak, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

 

Enderis Hall 1055
(414) 229-6107

kwak@uwm.edu

Advance care planning and surrogate end-of-life decision-making, cultural diversity and family decision making at the end of life, decision support for family caregivers of persons with advanced dementia and long-term care policies and programs.
Thomas P. LeBel, Ph.D.

Thomas P. LeBel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Department of Criminal Justice
1117 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-2356

lebel@uwm.edu

Intervention strategies with correctional clients, Parole, Prisoner reintegration, Rehabilitation, Crime in the mass media, Desistance, Recidivism, Correctional administration and programming, Corrections process, Treatment issues for prisoners, Recovery processes in addictions
Heather Lee

Heather Lee
Accountant

 

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1017
(414) 229-2639 Fax: (414) 229-5139

hmlee@uwm.edu

Gwat-Yong Lie, Ph.D.

Gwat-Yong Lie, Ph.D.
Associate Dean and Associate Professor

Department of Social Work
1169 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-2241

gwatlie@uwm.edu

 

Violence against women and children; social work practice with culturally diverse families and children; treatment issues of dually diagnosed homeless adults
Peggy Maillet, Ph. D.

Peggy Maillet, Ph.D.

Department of Social Work
1069 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-5627
pmaillet@uwm.edu

Social work in mental health and the impact of infertility on the marital relationship.
Katie Mangan

Katie M. Mangan, MSW, LCSW, LMFT
Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Social Work
1065 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4440

kmm2@uwm.edu

Death in family systems, Balancing work and family systems, Blended family systems, Medical social work, Chronic and acute management in families, Individual, marriage and family therapy, Multi-systems family therapy home-based outreach.
Kate Masshardt

Kate Masshardt, M.Ed
Academic Advisor

Student Services
1111 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4852

masshard@uwm.edu

I currently advise all new transfer students A-Z and all other students M-Z. In addition to advising, I work with transfer student recruitment and participate in campus-wide committees.
Steven L. McMurtry, Ph.D.

Steven L. McMurtry, Ph.D.
Professor

Department of Social Work
1171 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-2249
mcmurtry@uwm.edu

Child welfare services, especially out-of-home care, and methods of assessment of client problems and service outcomes.
Rhonda Montgomery, Ph.D.

Rhonda Montgomery, Ph.D.
Professor and Endowed Chair

 

Department of Social Work
1157A Enderis Hall
(414) 229-3289

rm@uwm.edu

Caregiving and dementia in aged populations; public policy and the role of the family in providing long-term care.
Laura Otto-Salaj, Ph. D.

Laura Otto-Salaj, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

 

Enderis Hall 1181
(414) 229-3271
(414) 229-5008

lottosal@uwm.edu

Intersection of alcohol and other substance use with HIV sexual risk behaviors and mental health.
Deborah Padgett

Deborah Padgett, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Department Chair

 

Department of Social Work
1073 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6452

dpadgett@uwm.edu

Leadership and management, ethics, and women's issues.
David J. Pate, Jr., Ph.D.

David J. Pate, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

 

Department of Social Work
1053 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6038
pated@uwm.edu

Poverty and welfare policy; child support and the effect of enforcement policies on noncustodial parents.

Blake Randol, Ph.D.

Blake Randol, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


Department of Criminal Justice
Enderis Hall, 1141
(414) 229-4387
randol@uwm.edu

Police management and administration, crime analysis innovations in police departments, homeland security policing, research methods and quantitative methods.
Nancy Rolock, Ph.D.

Nancy Rolock, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


Department of Social Work
Enderis Hall, 1165
(414) 229-6034
rolock@uwm.edu

Foster care stability, permanence, post-permanence, and racial disparities; intervention research and science.
Susan Rose, Ph.D.

Susan J. Rose, Ph.D.
Professor

 

Department of Social Work
1175 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6301
sjrose@uwm.edu

Child neglect, use of rapid assessment measures in practice, and screening and treatment for substance abusing women.
Jerrold B. Rousseau, MSSW, LCSW

Jerrold B. Rousseau, MSSW, LCSW
Clinical Assistant Professor
& Field Liaison

 

Department of Social Work
1089 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4983

jerrold@uwm.edu

Caring for older family members, Self-care for the caregiver, Growing through grieving, Exploring the psychological aspect of physical symptoms, Communication skills for couples and families, Individual, couple, family and group psychotherapy.
 

Jessica Russell

Business Administration & Technology Operations (BATO)

Enderis Hall 1015
(414) 229-6290

russeljt@uwm.edu

Ashlie Kohl

Ashlie Schaffner
Academic Advisor


1109 Enderis Hall
Phone: 414 229-2394
kohla@uwm.edu

 
Academic Advisor, Student Services
Aleksandra Snowden

Aleksandra J. Snowden, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

 

Department of Criminal Justice
1115 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-6874

snowdena@uwm.edu

Alcohol and violence; spatial analytical methods; police reform in post-conflict societies; criminal justice education.
Kelby Spann

Kelby Spann, MLIS
Director of Student Services

1193 Enderis
(414) 229-4852
spann@uwm.edu

Director of Student Services
Stan Stojkovic, Ph.D.

Stan Stojkovic, Ph.D.

Dean and Professor

 

Department of Criminal Justice
1095 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4400

stojkovi@uwm.edu

Philosophy of criminal justice, criminal justice administration.
Barbara Teske Young

Barbara A. Teske-Young, MSW, LCSW

Clinical Assistant Professor
& Field Liaison

 

Department of Social Work

1089 Enderis Hall
414-229-4726
btyoung@uwm.edu

Mental health, corrections and child & family therapy.
Dimitri Topitzes Photo

Dimitri Topitzes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

 

Department of Social Work
1057 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-3004

topitzes@uwm.edu

Long-term effects of child maltreatment, Interventions for preventing or treating child maltreatment, Evaluation of trauma resolution techniques, Evaluation of innovative programming for juvenile and criminal justice populations, e.g., mindfulness/meditation training for adolescent or adult offenders.
Jeanne Wagner, MSW, LCSW

Jeanne Wagner, MSW, LCSW
Director of Field Programs

 

Enderis Hall 1173
(414) 229-6501

jeannew@uwm.edu

Social Work Values, Ethics, & Boundaries; Safety Issues for Social Workers and Human Service Professionals; Family Preservation, Child Protection, and Adoption; Working with Substance Affected Families in Child Welfare; Supervision Strategies and Risk Management in Human Service Organizations; Case Management
Mark Williams

Mark Williams, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Department of Social Work
1071 Enderis Hall
(414) 229-4375

williame@uwm.edu

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender older adult health; Health disparities and aging; Health care social work practice; The influence of intimate partnerships on health outcomes.