Director and Public Service Professor
Telephone: (518) 442-5774
Specialization: Children and Family Services, Service Integration, and Community Development
Oversees all CHSR research and management activities
Rose is the Director of CHSR and oversees all research and management activities. She is the Principal Investigator of the Healthy Families New York Evaluation, a child maltreatment prevention initiative designed to foster healthy child development, promote positive parenting skills, and enhance family functioning.
Rose has over twenty years of experience in designing and conducting program evaluations; she specializes in children and family services. Her research focus is on providing practical information to guide best practices in service delivery for vulnerable populations. In addition to child welfare and evaluation, Rose is interested in a wide range of issues including teen pregnancy, domestic violence, and youth development. Previously, she worked as a human service administrator of community development programs, youth employment initiatives, and in school health education.
Rose received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Sociology from the City University of New York, Queens College; she completed her Master’s degree in Sociology at the University at Albany, SUNY.