Dr. Maureen Newton

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BSW Program Director

EDUCATION         
University of Tennessee
Ph.D. Social Work
Major: Social work research and practice 
Dissertation:  Rural and urban differences in people living with HIV/AIDS and their caregivers: social support, types of need, and caregiver burden

Florida State University
Masters of Social Work
Major:  Direct/Clinical Practice.

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Bachelor of Science in Social Work
Major: Social Work, Minor: Gerontology (Certificate in Gerontology).
 
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS    
Jacksonville State University
Professor and BSW Program Director
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Jacksonville, AL  36265
July 2012 - Current

Jacksonville State University
Professor
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Jacksonville, AL  36265
October 2011 - Current

Jacksonville State University
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Jacksonville, AL  36265
October 2005 – October 2011

Jacksonville State University
Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Jacksonville, AL  36265
August 1999 – october 2005
 
COURSES TAUGHT AT JSU
SW 330 Introduction to Social Work
SW 332 Social Policy and Services
SW 370/SY370 Aging and Human Development
SW 371/SY371 Perspectives on Death and Dying 
SW 335 Social Work and Health Care
SW300m Interpersonal Skills and Human Relationships
 
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Private Practice-Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Independent Practitioner
Knoxville, TN  37919
July 1997 - August 1999

Covenant HomeCare/Hospice
Social Services Coordinator
Knoxville, TN 37923
March 1993 - July 1997

AIDS Response Knoxville
Director of Client Services
Knoxville, TN 37919
August 1992 - March 1993

University of Tennessee, College of Social Work
Graduate Research Assistant
Knoxville, TN 37996
August 1989 - May 1992

University of Tennessee Home Health and Hospice
Medical Social Worker
Knoxville, TN  37920
August 1987 - August 1989

University of Tennessee Alcohol and Drug Recovery Center
Recreation Therapist
Knoxville, TN  37920
May 1987 - May 1988      
 
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS 
1. National Association of Social Workers, member, 1986 -
2. Baccalaureate Program Directors (BPD), member, 1999 –
 
ADDITIONAL LINKS TO DR. NEWTON'S INFORMATION
1. Professional Presentations
2. Publications and Research Activities
3. Professional Reports and Contracts
4. Service Activities
5. Awards and Recognition







Jacksonville State University
304 Brewer Hall
Jacksonville, Alabama 36265

256-782-5337
mnewton@jsu.edu