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Svetlana Shpiegel

Professor, Social Work and Child Advocacy

Dickson Hall 370
B.A., Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
M.S.W., Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Ph.D., Rutgers University
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Svetlana Shpiegel is a Professor at the Department of Social Work and Child Advocacy. Her research interests include: adolescents transitioning from foster care, child abuse and neglect, risk and resilience among vulnerable populations, and early pregnancy and parenthood among child-welfare involved youth.

Dr. Shpiegel teaches the following courses:
Human Behavior and the Social Environment (graduate)
Introduction to Social Work (undergraduate)
Research and Evaluation (undergraduate, graduate)
Child Welfare Policy (graduate)
Development and Trauma in Adolescence (graduate)
Child Abuse and Neglect (undergraduate)
Public Child Welfare (undergraduate)
Current Social Issues in Child Advocacy (undergraduate)