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Alan J. Dettlaff

Alan J Dettlaff

Dean and Maconda Brown O’Connor Endowed Dean’s Chair

Email: ajdettlaff@uh.edu
Room: 212 Social Work Building
Phone: 713-743-7819
Current Curriculum Vitae

Personal Statement

Dean's Welcome Message

Education

PhD, Social Work, University of Texas at Arlington, 2004
MSW, University of Texas at Arlington, 1999
BS, Social Work, Texas Christian University, 1995

Areas of Specialization

  • Child welfare
  • Racial disparities
  • Culturally responsive practice
  • Immigrant children and families
  • Social work educational policy

Research Interests

Racial disparities in the child welfare system, understanding and addressing the unique needs of immigrant children and families in child welfare systems, improving outcomes for LGBTQ youth in child welfare and affiliated service systems.

Publications

Click here to view current Curriculum Vitae with selected publications.