Council on Global Learning and Practice

Council on Global Learning and Practice

The Council on Global Learning and Practice is a council of the Commission on Global Social Work Education. The council's charge includes the following:

  • To develop opportunities and resources that advance global and international issues in course content using various approaches including teaching modules, international experiential learning opportunities for both faculty and students, and publications;
  • To promote learning and exchange on global and international issues in social work practice; and
  • To continue to develop and promote guidelines for international field placement and learning experiences



  • Ziblim Abukari

    Assistant Professor

    Westfield State University

  • Eusebius Small

    Assistant Professor

    University of Texas at Arlington

  • Colleen Fisher

    Associate Professor & MSW Program Director

    University of Alabama at Birmingham

  • Irma Sandoval-Arocho

    Assistant Professor and Program Director

    University Interamerica of Puerto Rico

  • Hasan Reza

    Assistant Professor

    Indiana University

  • Marcus Crawford

    Assistant Professor

    California State University, Fresno

  • Priscilla Gibson


    University of Minnesota

  • Theresa Kreif

    Faculty and Assistant to the Dean

    University of Hawai‘i at Manoa

  • Meirong Liu

    Assistant Professor

    Howard University

  • Larry Owens

    Assistant Professor

    Western Kentucky University

  • Juan Rios


    Seton Hall University

  • Shu Zhou

    Research Associate

    University of Houston

  • Sevaughn Banks


    California State University, Stanislaus