Boateng, Alice

Boateng, Alice, (PhD, University of Georgia, Athens, 2006), is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Social Work. Professor Boateng teaches Foundations of Social Welfare, Field Experience and Advanced Generalist Practice: Organizations/Community.

She has 16 years of practical experience working with children in her home country of Ghana in both elementary and high school prior to entering her MSW program in St. Louis. In the United States she has teaching experience in both the School of Social Work and the Women’s Studies Department at the University of Georgia.

Her research interests include immigration, women, impact of war on women’s social capital, and social policy issues. She is also involved in study abroad.

She is the author of Liberian Refugees in Ghana: The question of Resettlement. She is currently working on a study entitled: The First Home Visit: The Experiences of Liberian Refugee Women in Ghana.


Adresse (URL):   2007-10-30
© INST  2005   Webmeister:Gerald Mach