The Fellow

The Fellow: Volume 13: Issue 1 – October 2018

  • From the Editor’s Desk
  • Message from the DSSC Chairs
  • Message from PhD Director
  • Alumni Experience
  • Incoming PhD Students & Visiting Students
  • Good News & Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 12: Issue 2 – February 2018

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experience: Kel Kroehle
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 12: Issue 1 – October 2017

  • Greetings from the PhD Program Director
  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • New Students
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 11: Issue 2 – May 2017

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experience: Marquisha Lawrence Scott, MSW, MDiv
  • Alumni Spotlight: Melissa E. Dichter, PhD, MSW
  • Peer Cites

The Fellow

The Fellow: Volume 11: Issue 1 – October 2016

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experience: Allison Russell, MPA
  • Welcome Letter: Professor Femida Handy, PhD
  • New Students
  • Alumni Spotlight: Elizabeth Noll, PhD
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 10: Issue 3 – May 2016

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experience: Christina DeNard, MSW
  • The Myth of Academic Isolation: Dean John L. Jackson, Jr.
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 10: Issue 2 – December 2015

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experience: Ama Nyame-Mensah
  • Alumni Spotlight: Marlene Walk
  • Peer Cites
  • Congratulations! New Additions to Our Families

The Fellow

The Fellow: Volume 10: Issue 1 – September 2015

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Greetings from the PhD Program Director
  • New Students
  • Student Experience: Seongho An
  • Peer Cites

Volume Nine: Issue Three

The Fellow: Volume 9: Issue 3 – April 2015

  • Greetings from the DSSC!
  • Student Experiences: Ashley Fuss
  • Alumni Spotlight: Susan Kinnevy, PhD ’02
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 9: Issue 2 – January 2015

  • Greetings from the DSSC
  • Student Experiences: Kalen Flynn
  • Alumni Spotlight: Michael Shier, PhD
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume 9: Issue 1 – September 2014

  • Welcomes: New school year welcome from DSSC and Professor Susan Sorenson
  • Meet our New Students
  • Student Spotlight: Lauren Gurfein
  • Alumni Spotlight: Julie Tennille, PhD
  • Peer Cities

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The Fellow: Volume 8: Issue 3 – April 2014

  • Peer Review: Multiple Paper Dissertation: Marlene Walk
  • Alumni Spotlight: Kim Nieves
  • Peer Cites
  • Not Social Welfare

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The Fellow: Volume Eight: Issue Two – January 2014

  • Peer Review: Conference Season by Megan Stanton
  • Alumni Spotlight: Rosie Frasso Ph.D.
  • Peer Cites
  • Not Social Welfare

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The Fellow: Volume Eight: Issue One – September 2013

  • Welcomes: New school year welcome from DSSC and Prof Zvi Gelles
  • Alumni Spotlight: Jonathan Lukens
  • Meet Our New Students
  • Peer Cites
  • Not Social Welfare

The Fellow

The Fellow: Volume Seven: Issue Three – April 2013

  • Peer Review
  • Alumni Spotlight: Maayan Lawental-Schori, Ph.D.
  • Peer Cites
  • **New Feature** “Not Social Welfare” by Jeffrey Sharlein

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The Fellow: Volume Seven: Issue Two – January 2013

  • Peer Review: Yoga Rage by Alexandra Schepens
  • Alumni Spotlight: Thomas Byrne, Ph.D.
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Seven: Issue One – September 2012

  • New School Year Welcomes from DSSC and Prof Sorenson
  • Meet Our Students
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Six: Issue Three – May 2012

  • Peer Review: Risk-taking & self-regulation: A systematic review of the analysis of delinquency outcomes in the juvenile justice intervention literature 1996-2009
    by Michelle Evans-Chase, Minseop Kim & Mary Zhou
  • Alumni Spotlight: Julie Cederbaum, PhD
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Six: Issue Two – January 2012

  • Peer Review: Who works nonstandard schedules and why? : Is it a family-friendly option?
    by Monseop Kim
  • Alumni Spotlight: Hwa-ok Bae, PhD
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Six: Issue One – September 2011

  • Peer Review: Three Approaches to Substance Abuse: Implications for Social Work
    by Maayan Schori
  • Meet Our Students
  • Sources & Tips
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Five: Issue Three – April 2011

  • News flash: Philadelphia undergoes major brain drain!
  • Audit Methodology: A Powerful, Underutilized Tool to Study Access to Services
    by Joanna Bisgaier
  • Alumni Spotlight
    Robert Fairbanks, PhD
  • Research Opportunity
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Five: Issue Two – January 2011

  • Peer Review
    Research Afield: Data Collection in International Settings
    by Francis Barchi
  • Alumni Spotlight
    Joel Caplan, Ph.D
  • Research Opportunity
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Five: Issue One – September 2010

  • Peer Review
    Educating Social Work Students to Deliver Empirically Supported Mental Health Services
    by Julie Tennille
  • Alumni Spotlight
    Susan Kinnevy, Ph.D
  • Research Opportunity
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Four: Issue Three – April 2010

  • Peer Review
    Social Justice: Ethical principle or political oath?
    by Jonathan M. Lukens
  • Alumni Spotlight
    Jill Witmer Sinha, PhD
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Four: Issue Two – January 2010

  • Peer Review
    Non-fatal Strangulation in Intimate Partner Violence Against Women
    by Manisha Joshi
  • Sources & Tips
  • Alumni Spotlight (NEW!)
    Victoria Stanhope, PhD
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Four: Issue One – September 2009

  • Peer Review
    Preparing an NIH Grant Application
    by Karen Zurlo, PhD
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume Three: Issue Three

  • Peer Review
    Juvenile Prostitution Prevention: Indentifying High-Risk Juveniles
    by Mary Zhou
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites

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The Fellow: Volume Three: Issue Two

  • Peer Review
    What Was I Supposed to Say?:Tips for Acing the Academic Job Interview
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume Three: Issue One

  • Peer Review
    Discussion-based Education and Democratic Policymaking
    by Kerry Dunn
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume Two: Issue Three – May, 2008

  • Peer Review
    Parent-Child Sexual Risk Communication Among HIV Infected Mothers
    by Julie Cederbaum
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume Two: Issue Two – January, 2008

  • Peer Review
    Community Based Participatory Research at the Mwai Clinic: Development of the ART Survey
    by Heather Klusaritz
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume Two: Issue One – September, 2007

  • Peer Review
    Use of the 911 System as a Risk Indicator for Intimate Partner Violence
    by Melissa E. Dichter
  • Significantly Statistical
  • You Should Join…
  • Did You Know…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume One: Issue Three – April, 2007

  • Peer Review
    On the Nexus Between the Environment, Health and Poverty
    by Itay Greenspan
  • Significantly Statistical
  • Opportunities for Teaching Assistantships
  • You Should Join…
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume One: Issue Two – December, 2006

  • Peer Review
  • Significantly Statistical
  • From The Grants Office
  • Watson’s Syndrome
  • Peer Cites
  • Sources & Tips

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The Fellow: Volume One: Issue One – September, 2006

  • Peer Review
  • Peer Cites: Dissertation Topics
  • SP2 Blotter
  • Fall Calendar
  • Sources & Tips

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Students Present Policy Research on Housing, Immigration, Harassment

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