Laura Davis

A photo of Laura Davis

Professor

Social Work

360 Marshall

734.487.4479

laura.davis@emich.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Cornell University
  • MSW, Syracuse University
  • BA, North Carolina Wesleyan College

Biography

Areas of Interest

  • Homeless women
  • Job training and development
  • Public welfare
  • Program evaluation
  • Training and mental illness
  • Certifications (ACSW, LMSW: Macro and Clinical Practice)

Activities and Accomplishments

Dr. Davis has a wealth of experience both as a clinician and as an instructor. She came to EMU from the faculty at Michigan State University's School of Social Work. Dr. Davis serves as chair of the School of Social Work at the University of Wyoming and has served as a board member or consultant to numerous agency boards and councils. She has provided a variety of kinds of assistance to the National Alliance of Business and the US League of Savings Banks, and is recognized as a curriculum development specialist. Dr. Davis has published and presented to numerous professional journals.

Courses

  • SWRK 467 Crisis Intervention
  • SWRK 488 Field Experience I
  • SWRK 489 Field Experience II
  • SWRK 588 Field Professional Experience I
  • SWRK 661 Crisis Intervention