Announcing the Brown School’s 2017-18 PhD Candidates

Social Work; Students

The Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis is honored to introduce the upcoming graduates of its doctoral program in social work. These exceptional graduates are excited to bring their scholarship, teaching, and leadership experiences to your institution.

You will find that our graduates have an impressive roster of publications and presentations at national conferences such as the Council on Social Work Education, the Society for Social Work and Research, and the American Public Health Association, among others. Some have secured extramural funding for their dissertation research as well.

“The Brown School’s doctoral program provides the nation and the world with some of the profession’s best scholars, teachers and researchers,” said Associate Professor Renee M. Cunningham-Williams, associate dean for doctoral education and director of the PhD program in social work. “Our graduates are prepared for leadership in research in a rapidly changing society.”

For more information or to facilitate a meeting with any of our graduates, please contact the PhD Program Manager, Marissa Hardwrict, at 314.935.6605 or