Deborah Waldrop, a professor in the UB School of Social Work,
received a prestigious Award of Excellence in Research from the
Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network at the
organization’s annual General Assembly in Philadelphia.
Places affect people in ways that tap all of the senses. It
could be the long shadows of late afternoon cast by the aging pines
surrounding a ramshackle cabin; or the sound of exhausted waves
struggling to reach a deserted beach; or even the thick
smog-burdened heat a crowded city.
The University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions (RIA)
has received a grant from the National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
to examine the experience of sexual assault among lesbian and
bisexual women compared to heterosexual women.
Expertise:environmental pollution; emerging
contaminants including nanomaterials, brominated flame
retardants and endocrine-disrupting chemicals; wastewater
treatment of pharmaceuticals; environmental mass
Clinical Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and
Expertise:K-12 school and district leadership,
educational policy, organizational development, human resources,
labor relations, collective bargaining, leadership recruitment and
development, shared services, inter-district collaboration