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Faculty Profile: Jude Gonsalvez

 

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Jude Gonsalvez, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Social Work and Director for the Master in Social Work Program
 
 
Office: Trinity Hall 214
Office Hours: 
Tuesday: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
 
 
Education:
Doctor of Philosophy, Social Work and Public Administration, University of Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
Bachelor of General Law, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu, India
Masters in Social Work, Loyola College, University of Madras, Chennai, India
Bachelor of Arts, English Literature, The American College, Madurai, India
 
Biography: 
Dr. Gonsalvez graduated with a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) from Loyola College, Madras, India in 1986. Then he went on to Law school to get my Bachelors in General Law. Upon graduating from there, he began his career as a social work educator in 1989 at Loyola College, Madras, India. In weeks, he found himself attracted to the teaching profession. The following year, he joined Madras Christian College, Chennai to teach graduate level students.
 
In the year 2000, he migrated to the United States and worked in an administrative position in the field of information technology in New York. In the year 2001, he accepted the position of a program director at The Bridge of Central Mass in a program that served clients with addiction. At this time he joined Anna Maria College as an adjunct faculty.
 
In 2004 he got his Ph.D. in Social Work and Public Administration. Since then he worked as an assistant professor at Bridgewater State University and Marywood University. In the year 2011, he accepted the position of Director of Social Work at Anna Maria College. He successfully led a group of students from Anna Maria to India and Chile as part of a study abroad experience. He now directs the Master of Social Work Program at Anna Maria College. 
 
Favorite Quote or Motto:
"Be the change that you wish to see in the world." - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
 
Courses Taught at Anna Maria:
Research methods 
Generalist Social Work Practice 
Practice with Individuals
Child abuse, Permanency Planning and Family Preservation
International Study Tour - India 
Issues of Diversity and Oppression
Short-Term Study Abroad - Chile
Introduction to Social Welfare
Senior Seminar
First Year Experience
Administration and Supervision
 
Research Interests:
Resiliency among women survivors of the 2004 Tsunami, Organizational Behavior, Problems of Adult Children of Alcoholics, Social Skills Therapy among Alcoholics, Problems of Night Shift Workers
 
Publications:
Gonsalvez, J. (2013, September 8). "The Pedagogy of Short-Term Study Abroad
Program." Journal of Arts and Humanities2(8). 
 
Gonsalvez, J. (2013, September). "Resiliency of Women Survivors of the Tsunami
2004 in South India." European Scientific Journal, 9(26).
 
Gonsalvez, J. (2014, August). "Influence of Globalization on Social Work Educator's
Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Social Work Education." IOSR Journal Of
Humanities And Social Science, 19(8).
 
Gonsalvez, J. (2016 August). "The Role of Spirituality in Treating Substance Use Disorders". Journal of Psychology and Clinical Psychology, 6(4)0036.