Social Work Faculty

Dr. Alexander Erwin, Dean of Division of Education, Psychology, & Social Work
Telephone: (704)-216-6921

Cherese Godwin, Associate Professor
Telephone: (704)-216-6133
M.S.W. University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D. Social Policy, Planning and Administration & Social Sciences
Clark Atlanta University
Research Interests:  Incarceration, Birth Rates, Racial Disparities, Social Justice, Community & International Development, Social Entrepreneurship and Organizational Development

Walter Ellis, Professor
Telephone: (704)-216-6218
M.S.W. University of New Hampshire, Durham
Ph.D. Family Resource Management – Ohio State University
Research Interests:  Sex Education & HIV/AIDS

Shameika Stokes, Assistant Professor
Telephone: (704)-216-6961
M.S.W. Virginia Commonwealth University
Research Interests: African American Boys and Mental Health in Rural Areas

Frances Ferrante, Director of Field Education & Assistant Professor
Telephone: (704)-216-6960
M.S.W. New York University (NYU)
Research Interests:  Welfare Policy, Mental Health, Children & Families, Social Justice & Advocacy