Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1990
IU South Bend faculty member since 1990
Research objectives are "to develop and replicate arts-based models for community building and empowerment; to create psychological assessment tools sensitive to differences caused by race, gender, and class inequities; and to establish university-community partnerships to bring about social justice." Other interests: international service-learning, qualitative research methodologies, interfaith initiatives in social justice.
Faculty Colloquium on Excellence in Teaching (FACET) member (inducted 1999)
Recipient of the IU South Bend Eldon Lundquist Faculty Fellow (2006)
Personal homepage: https://www.facebook.com/Social-Action-Project-SOCACT-156616957688761/