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To promote excellence and equity in social work doctoral education through networking, capacity building, and stewardship of the profession.

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Directory of Social work Doctoral Programs

This directory was developed by the Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work (GADE) to help prospective and current students, social work faculty and others learn about the varied characteristics of social work doctoral programs in a unified format.  

Directory of Social Work Doctoral Programs >>

2023 GADE Award Nominations Now Open

On behalf of the GADE Board of Directors Awards Committee, I am excited to announce that nominations are now open for the two 2023 GADE Awards that will be presented at the 2023 Society for Social Work Research (SSWR) Annual Conference in January. Award nominations are due by October 16, 2022. 

Doctoral Student Policy Fellowship

The GADE Board of Directors is pleased to announce our partnership with the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) to launch the inaugural Social Work Doctoral Student Policy Fellowship.