Perry Silverschanz

A photo of Perry Silverschanz

Associate Professor

Social Work

206L Marshall


[email protected]


  • Ph.D., Social Work and Psychology, University of Michigan


  • Woodford, M.R., Silverschanz, P., Swank, E., Scherrer, K.S., and Raiz, L. (2012): Predictors of heterosexual college students’ attitudes toward LGBT people. Journal of LGBT Youth, 9, 297–320. doi: 10.1080/19361653.2012.716697
  • Stotzer, R.L., Silverschanz, P., and Wilson, A. (2011). Gender identity and social services: Barriers to care. Journal of Social Service Research, 39, 63–77.  doi: 10.1080/01488376.2011.637858
  • Bostwick, W., O’Hanlon, K., and Silverschanz, P. (2010). Issues in lesbian, bisexual and transgender healthcare. In L. M. Borgelt, M. O’Connell, J. Smith, and K. Calis (Eds.) Women’s health across the lifespan: A pharmacotherapeutic approach, pp. 73–84. Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
  • Silverschanz, P. (2009). What’s ‘queer’ got to do with it? Enlightening mainstream research. In W. Meezan and J.I. Martin (Eds.), Handbook on research methods with gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender populations. New York: Routledge.
  • Silverschanz, P., Cortina, L., and Konik, J. (2008). Slurs, snubs, and queer jokes: Incidence and impact of heterosexist harassment in academia. Sex Roles, 58, 179–191.