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Chien-Chung Huang

Professor and Director of the Huamin Research Center

Ph.D., Columbia

Dr. Huang's research interests include international social work, nonprofit management and philanthropy, social welfare policy, poverty and welfare reform, and domestic violence.


Chien-Chung Huang (Ph.D., 1998, Social Work, Columbia University) is the director of Huamin Research Center and a professor in the School of Social Work at Rutgers University. His research emphasizes on the role of social welfare policy in affecting the well-being of children and their families both domestically and internationally. He has also specifically investigates the effects of domestic violence on victims and their children. In recent years, Dr. Huang has focus on effects of nonprofit sector and philanthropy on social development. Dr. Huang co-edited four books, and published more than 60 articles in peer-review journals. His research has appeared in journals including Child Development, the Journal of Human Resources, the Journal of Marriage and Family, American Journal of Public Health, Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership, & Governance, International Journal of Social Welfare, The China Nonprofit Review, Journal of Community Psychology, the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Evaluation Review, the Journal of Population Economics, Social Service Review, Family Relations, and Children and Youth Services Review.

Courses Taught: 

  • Social Welfare Policy and Services I
  • Methods of Social Work Research I
  • Advance Statistic Methods
  • Special Topics in Social Work Research: Social Work and Welfare System in China

Selected Recent Publications: 

Selected Recent Publications

Vikse-Nicholson, J. Chen, Y., & Huang, C-C. (In Press). Children’s Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Peer Bullying. Children and Youth Services Review.

*Donner, B., & Huang, C-C.  (In Press). Social Impact Bonds: A Potential Innovative and Effective Solution for Social Problems.

Dong, Q., *Guo., J., & Huang, C-C.  (In Press). Nonprofit Alliance in China: Effects of Alliance Process on Goal Achievement. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations.

Lu, S., Deng, G., Huang, C-C., & M. Chen. (2018). External Environmental Change and Transparency in Grassroots Organizations in China. Nonprofit Management & Leadership, 28(4): 539-552.

Lu, S., Rios, J., & Huang, C-C.  (2018). Mindfulness, Emotion, and Behavior: An Intervention Study with Chinese Migrant Children. Children & Society, 32(4), 290-300.

Huang, C-C., & Donner, B. (2018). Development of Social Enterprises (In Chinese). Social Governance Review, 24, 37-47.

Lu, S., & Huang, C-C. (2018). Performance of Family Foundations in China: Two Case Studies. Foundation Review, 10(1), 63-76.

Lu, S., Huang, C-C., & Rios, J.  (2017). Mindfulness and Academic Performance: An Example of Migrant Children in China. Children and Youth Services Review, 82(1): 53-59.

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