Director of Doctoral Program and Professor
Ph.D. California, Berkeley
Dr. Zippay’s research interests include: Planning, community and social development; siting of community- based psychiatric and affordable housing; social network theory, locational theory; poverty and employment policy; resource mobilization among low income groups.
Professor of Professional Practice
MS in Social Work, Columbia University
Her practice interests include: diversity and equity in nonprofit leadership, nonprofit governance, human resources management, social determinants of health related to immigrants and Latino/a communities and cross sector collaboration, planning and advocacy.
Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Dr. Farmer's research interest include parenting behavior, religion and spirituality, adolescent high risk behaviors, and the evaluation of social work practice.