It is with great pride and pleasure that we present this year's doctoral candidates from the University of Washington Doctoral Program in Social Welfare. Please click here for a link to an introductory booklet for our students or to view each individual’s CV and portfolio materials, please select the person's name below.

We welcome your inquiries about any of the upcoming graduates listed.  Please feel free to contact us or any of our faculty (the general number for the School is 206-543-5640) if we may be of further assistance.

E. Roberto Orellana, PhD, MPH, MSW
Director of the Doctoral Program in Social Welfare
University of Washington, School of Social Work


Dr. Michael Spencer
Professor & Ballmer Endowed Dean


Moo-Hyun Kim

Jessica Lapham

Em Loerzel

Jessica Ramirez

Ashley Rousson