Social Work

University of Mississippi

Faculty and Staff

The social work faculty at Ole Miss is quite diverse in terms of educational background and work experience. Prior to joining the faculty, the instructors worked in such areas as public welfare, child welfare, mental health, gerontology, and marital and family counseling.

Faculty

Daphne Sue Cain

Department Chair
Professor of Social Work

Desiree Stepteau Watson

BSW Program Director
Associate Professor

Susan C Allen

MSW Program Director
Associate Professor

Javier Francisco Boyas

Ph.D. Program Director
Associate Professor

Jennifer Lynn Buford

Director of Field Education
Clinical Instructor

Viktor Burlaka

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Jandel Mary Crutchfield

Assistant Professor of Social Work-Tupelo Campus

Amy K Fisher

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Misa Kayama

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Yi Jin Kim

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Na Youn Lee

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Teresa Anne Lefmann

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Younghee Lim

Associate Professor of Social Work

Debra J Moore

Associate Professor of Social Work and Field Education Director

Christopher Shane Robbins

Instructor in Social Work

Saijun Zhang

Assistant Professor

Staff

Katherine Satimore

Senior Secretary

Drew D Lefmann

Coordinator Advising Recruitment and Retention

Emeritus

Carol Minor Boyd

Professor Emerita of Social Work

James D. Stafford

Associate Professor Emeritus of Social Work

Jo Ann O’Quin

Professor Emerita of Social Work