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Contact Us

Department of Social Work and Child Advocacy
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue, 301 Dickson Hall
Montclair, NJ 07043

Phone: 973-655-4188
Fax: 973-655-4088
Email: akern@montclair.edu

Emily Douglas, PhD
Department Chair

Hours of operation:
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

We are working remotely daily (M-F) but will also have a campus presence as follows:

  • Our Program Coordinator, Nathaniel Aker, will be present in our office on Wednesdays, Thursdays and every other Friday (email or call to confirm which Fridays)
    Email: akern@montclair.edu
  • Leave a phone message. Messages are checked frequently. Our Program Coordinator will contact you.
  • If you have questions about our major, minors, graduate programs, please email akern@montclair.edu and we will schedule advisement. Advisement will be scheduled on the phone or via Zoom (video conference). To add a minor or major, email akern@montclair.edu
  • Email your faculty advisor directly for advisement. You can find the name of your faculty advisor on your Degree Audit through NEST.