Faculty Experts

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Welfare
 

Hayward Horton

Hayward Horton
College of Arts and Sciences
Professor
Department: Sociology
Department: Health Policy, Management and Behavior


Expert in the following: Demography; race and ethnicity; rural sociology
Campus phone: (518) 442-4907
Campus email: hdh@cnsunix.albany.edu


Irene Lurie

Irene Lurie
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy
Professor Emerita
Department: Public Administration and Policy


Expert in the following: Welfare policy; welfare reform; state welfare programs.
Campus phone: (518) 442-5270
Campus email: ilurie@albany.edu


Linda Mertz

Linda Mertz
School of Social Welfare


Expert in the following: Aging; social work; caregiving; social work education and field learning; community partnerships.
Campus phone: (518) 442-5327
Campus email: lmertz@albany.edu


Ted Stein
School of Social Welfare
Professor


Expert in the following: Child welfare; child abuse; child neglect; foster care; out-of-home care; adoption; family court; family law; child protective services
Campus phone: (518) 442-5303
Campus email: tjstein@csc.albany.edu


Starr Wood

Starr Wood
School of Social Welfare
Assistant Professor


Expert in the following: HIV/AIDS, health care for indigent and underserved groups
Campus phone: (518) 437-3680
Campus email: sawood@albany.edu