Priscilla Gibson

Education
  • Portrait Image: 
    Photo of Professor Priscilla Gibson
  • Job Title: 
    Professor
  • Department: 
    School of Social Work
  • College/Organization: 
    College of Education and Human Development
  • Contact Phone: 
    612-624-3678

Areas of Expertise

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

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 ­