Contact Information
Tel   206-543-5640 
Fax  206-543-1228

Location & Map
University of Washington
School of Social Work
4101 15th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105-6250

Shipping and Mailing (via USPS)
University of Washington
School of Social Work
Box 354900
Seattle, WA 98195-4900 

Office of the Dean

Michael Spencer
Professor and Ballmer Endowed Dean in Social Work
Email / 206-221-7873

Chantal Reynolds
Assistant to the Dean
Email / 206-221-7632

Office of Academic Affairs

Val Kalei Kanuha
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Email / 206-543-3881

Amelia Gavin
BASW Program Director
Email / 206-616-8847

Charlotte Sanders
MSW Program Director
Email / 206-221-7729

Roberto Orellana
PhD Program Director 
Email / 206-685-1680

Arden Hellmann 
Assistant Director, OFE
Email / 206-221-1243

Office of Research & Faculty Excellence

Rona Levy
Associate Dean for Research
Email / 206-543-5917

David Takeuchi
Associate Dean for Faculty Excellence
Email / 617-922-1616

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion​

Val Kalei Kanuha
Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Email / 206-543-3881

Student Services

Lin Murdock
Director of Student Services
Email / 206-543-8617


Jennifer Maglalang
Director of Admissions
Email / 206-543-5676


Julie Sun
Assistant Dean for Advancement
Email / 206-616-9504

Finance and Administration

Vicki Anderson-Ellis
Assistant Dean of Finance & Administration
Email / 206-685-1667 

Information Technology

Jon Hauser
IT Director 
Email/ 206-543-0566