Contact us

The Center for Social Work Research

Wayne State University
School of Social Work
5447 Woodward Avenue, Room 151
Detroit, MI 48202

Fax: 313-577-8770

Student questions

Courses, enrollment, applications, transcripts, etc. 
Contact the Admissions Department at 313-577-4409.

Field placement questions

Placement opportunities, agency issues, etc. 
Contact the Office of Field Education at 313-577-4446.

If you have an inquiry about research or service opportunities, please contact a Center staff member:

Joanne Sobeck, Director. Detroit, MI
Dr. Joanne Sobeck
Curriculum vitae (PDF)
Neva Nahan, Coordinator of Research. Detroit, MI
Neva Nahan
Coordinator of Research
Curriculum vitae (PDF)


Elizabeth Agius, Associate Director for Research Administration. Detroit, MI
Elizabeth Agius
Associate Director for Research Administration
Curriculum vitae (PDF)


Kendra J. Wells, Assistant Manager of Research Support. Detroit, MI
Kendra J. Wells
Assistant Manager of Research Support


Lena Boraggina-Ballard. Detroit, MI
Lena Boraggina-Ballard
Research Associate