Posted on August 11, 2023
Monmouth University, Professor in School of Social Work
Breakout Session Topic: The Whole Student: Time & Space – Best of Both Worlds for Hybrid Cohorts
Robin Mama received her BSW degree from Misericordia University and her Master of Social Service, Master of Law and Social Policy and PhD in Social Work and Social Research degrees from Bryn Mawr College. For ten years, Dr. Mama was a staff member at the Philadelphia Area Project on Occupational Safety and Health, a labor organization that worked for better health and safety conditions for workers and unions in the tri-state Delaware Valley area. Dr. Mama stepped down as Dean of the School of Social Work in June, 2023, after serving 16 years in this position. Her teaching and research interests are in human rights, field education, international social development and international social work. She is a representative of the International Federation of Social Workers to the United Nations in New York City, and a member of the Board of Shore House, a clubhouse for adults with mental health challenges.