Miriam Landsman, Ph.D.

Director, School of Social Work
Associate Professor
Executive Director, National Resource Center for Family Centered Practice
Co-Director, Iowa Consortium for Substance Abuse Research and Evaluation
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Miriam Landsman, PhD, is the Director of the School of Social Work as well as an Associate Professor. Dr. Landsman is also the Executive Director of the National Resource Center for Family Centered Practice. Dr. Landsman’s primary areas of research are family-centered approaches to child welfare practice, and development of the child welfare workforce. 
Research Interests

Child welfare and human services workforce; family-centered child welfare practice

Teaching Areas

Research; Child Welfare policy and practice

Work Experience

Organizational consultation, program evaluation, family-centered practice

Research areas
  • Child Welfare
  • Health, Mental Health, and Disability
  • Organizations and Communities
Miriam Landsman, PhD: Middle aged white woman with brown hair in a pink shirt
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Iowa, 2000
M.S.W., University of Iowa, 1982

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Iowa City, IA 52242
United States