GADE - Directors / Faculty

Prior Conference Presentation Resources

The following are selected resources from previous presentations at the GADE Annual Conference, Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting (APM), and Society of Social Work & Research (SSWR) Annual Conference.


2022 GADE Annual Conference

Preparing Your Students for New Trends in the Academic Job Market 
Elizabeth Lightfoot & Cynthia Franklin


2019 CSWE Annual Program Meeting

Partnership Presentation:  Successfully Navigating Your Future on the Academic Job Market 
Mo Yee Lee, Cynthia Franklin, Brenda D. Smith, Allison Zippay

2019 GADE Annual Conference

They know there is a social work scholar in the room when... 
Michalle Mor Barak 

Engineering + Social Work:  Convergent Research and Innovation to Address Grand Challenges 
Shinyi Wu

Doctorate of Social Work Program 
Brian Christenson

DSW Programs:  A Brief History 
Michael LaSala

Trends in Social Work Doctorates 
Steve McMurtry


2018 CSWE Annual Program Meeting

A Doctoral Student's Guide to Career Planning and the Academic Job Market 
Rene Cunningham-Williams, Cynthia Franklin, Mo Yee Lee, Elizabeth Lightfoot, Peter Maramaldi, Brenda D. Smith
Emerging Paths for Doctoral Education: The Science and Practice of Social Good 
by Inaugural Recipient Michalle E Mor Barak; Presented by Michael Hurlburt at the CSWE Annual Program Meeting Doctoral Student Breakfast

2017 GADE Annual Conference

Educating Doctoral Students for Social Justice Research 
Michael Reisch, University of Maryland School of Social Work

Preying on the Poor: Social Work in an Era of Profitable Poverty Governance 
Joe Soss, University of Minnesota. 

Quality Guidelines for Social Work PhD Programs: The Nuts and Bolts 
Renee Cunningham-Williams, Washington University.

Practical Considerations for an External Review and Site Visit of a Doctoral Program 
Peter Marmaldi, Simmons University

Program Review at the University of Minnesota 
Marlo Welshons, University of Minnesota

The Chilling Effects of Neoliberalism in Higher Education on Social Work Doctoral Education 
Elizabeth Lightfoot, University of Minnesota


2016 GADE Annual Conference

Training Ourselves: Improving Mentoring of Doctoral Students 
Stephanie Robert, University of Wisconsin-Madison

GADE Historical Timeline: Events and Issues that Defined and Shaped GADE 
Elizabeth Lightfoot, University of Minnesota