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Louise Simmons

Professor (Social Work)

Contact

louise.simmons@uconn.edu
(860)570-9181
Email contact preferred

Office Location

(Hartford) School of Social Work Building,
Room 342B

Mailing Address

University of Connecticut
1798 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06107

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)