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Louise Simmons

Professor (Social Work)

Contact

louise.simmons@uconn.edu
(959)200-3641
Email contact preferred

Office Location

School of Social Work Building
Room 228

Mailing Address

University of Connecticut
38 Prospect Street
Hartford, CT 06103-2814

Office Hours

By appointment

Louise Simmons Ph.D., is a Professor in the Community Organization sequence, former Director of the Urban Semester Program, and Chair of the Urban Issues in Social Work substantive area: focused area of study. Her research interests are in community organization, urban social movements, community-labor alliances, welfare policy and urban politics and problems. She is also involved with the University of Connecticut Urban Studies Program, and service learning activities.

Specialization

Social Work: community organization, urban social movements, community-labor alliances, urban politics and policy issues, progressive political movements, welfare policy

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)