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Faculty Profile

JANDEL MARY CRUTCHFIELD

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SOCIAL WORK
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SOCIAL WORK - TUPELO CAMPUS
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1918 BRIAR RIDGE ROAD, 239-B
TUPELO, MS 38804
(662) 915-6256
Joined UM: 08/20/2014

Areas of Expertise

  • AFRICAN-AMERICAN EDUCATION
  • CHILD WELFARE
  • CLINICAL SOCIAL WORK
  • EDUCATION POLICY
  • EDUCATION, URBAN EDUCATION
  • SOCIAL WORK

Brief Bio

Dr. Jandel Crutchfield is an assistant professor in the Department of Social Work-Tupelo Campus. Prior to serving in this role, Dr. Crutchfield worke as a licensed clinical school social worker in Mississippi and Louisiana school She has served at every level of K-12 education, including community mental health, in-home counseling, and residential treatment. Dr. Crutchfield's research interests include the intersection of education reform and school social work, as well as evaluation of education reforms that influence minorities and other vulnerable populations. Dr. Crutchfield also examines the need for increased cultural competence in social work education, research, with specific focus on colorism.

Degrees

PHD
SOCIAL WORK
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY/ BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (2013)