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Social Work Faculty and Staff - Rose Korang-Okrah

Dr. Rose Korang-Okrah, Ph.D., MSW

Dr. Rose Korang-Okrah, Ph.D., MSW

Assistant Professor

Office:  Academic Complex Room 210 C
Phone:  270-745-4149
Email:  rose.korang-okrah@wku.edu

Research

Women, Gender and Development Issues; Human/Women’s rights/Widowhood & property rights; Gender equality and equity;  Intersectionality & Resilience Frameworks; Human development capability approaches, Christianity & Social Work; Diversity & Identity issues; Cross-Cultural Studies; International Social Work.

Bio

Educational Background:

BA in Social Work with Psychology (Graduated with 1st Class Honors): University of Ghana, Legon

MSW: GWB School of Social Work, WASH U, St. Louis, MO

Ph.D.: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL

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