Andrew E. Zinn

Associate Professor
Doctoral Program Director
Primary office:
Twente Hall
Room 202


Child maltreatment and child protective services; foster family care and adoption; juvenile court outcomes; service needs and outcomes of adolescents and young-adults; research methods and statistical analysis.

Teaching Interests

  • Child welfare and children's mental health
  • Social work practice with children and families
  • Research Methods

Research Interests

  • Child Welfare
  • Juvenile dependency court
  • Intersection of child welfare and domestic violence
  • Foster youth
  • Foster family and kinship care

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