Priscilla Gibson

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Job Title: 
College of Education and Human Development

Areas of Expertise

  • Culturally sensitive services to African American families ​
  • Intergenerational caregiving with ​African American grandmothers ​
  • Experiences of African American parents and children who have been​ suspended ​
  • S​ocial justice ​issues in social work practice​

Notable Achievements

  • Florence W. Vigilante Award for outstanding scholarship and creativity, Journal of Teaching in Social Work for Extending the Ally Model of Social Justice to Social Work Pedagogy (volume 34), 2015
  • Mentoring Recognition, Council on the Role and Status of Women in Social Work Education, Council on Social Work Education, 2013
  • Josie R. Johnson Human Rights and Social Justice Award, Office of Equity and Diversity, University of Minnesota, 2014
  • Academic Leadership Fellow, Committee on Institutional Cooperation, University of Minnesota, 2013 - 2014 ­