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Faculty: Joe Kuilema

Joe KuilemaJoe Kuilema, Assistant Professor, Social Work
Office: Spoelhof Center 225

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Educational Background

  • BSW Calvin College
  • MSW University of Michigan
  • PhD University of Michigan

Teaching Interests

Community organizing and development, organizational theories, interpersonal interviewing, integration of faith and social work practice

Research Interests

The relationships between where social workers live and practice and how they may affect service delivery, perceptions of the social work profession, social work in West African settings, how macro social work is and can be integrated into social work curriculum at the BSW level, how faith and theology intersect with professional value statements like the NASW code of ethics.