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Research & Publications

Faculty Research, Publications, & Accomplishments

Jeanne Matich-Maroney

  • 2012-2013 Iona College Presidential Teaching Scholar November 2012
  • CSWE Presentation, Washington, DC March 2013 - BPD Presentation, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Matich-Maroney, J. (2013). E-Field Program: A competency-based system for the social work practicum.  Web-based program available from Pearson at www.efieldprogram.com, national launch August 2012.
  • Matich-Maroney, J. (November 2012). Pairing Task-Centered Supervision with Online Technology to Support Competency-based Social Work Field Education, Presentation at the 58th Annual Program Meeting of CSWE, Washington, D.C.
  • Matich-Maroney, J. (March 2013).  Field Testing the E-Field Program as a Vehicle for Task-Centered Educational Supervision, presentation at the annual BPD Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Interviewed for People & Families Magazine (a quarterly print publication for the New Jersey Council for Developmental Disabilities) on the subject of people with developmental disabilities, dating and relationships.  (Next issue due out end of April/beginning of May.
  • Reappointed Director of the Center for Social Research and re-configured its structure such that students and faculty are carrying out projects as inter-disciplinary “research teams.”

Meryl Nadel

  • Co-presented at the 30th Annual Conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors on March 9th, 2013 in Myrtle Beach, SC.  The presentation was a Board Sponsored Session and was entitled "Learning in and Beyond the Classroom:  Social, Environmental, and Economic Sustainability."
  • Session convener of presentation related to professional ethics at the 30th Annual Conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors on March 9th, 2013 in Myrtle Beach, SC.
  • Faculty mentor of seven seniors in preparation for Ronald Federico Senior Capstone Conference scheduled on May 9, 2013.

Ilene Haspel

  • Coordinated and presented at the Social Work Department’s Junior Field Instructors’ Orientation: Competency-based Field Education on January 11, 2017.
  • Coordinated and presented at the Social Work Department’s Senior Field Instructors’ Orientation: Competency-based Field Education on September 8, 2016.
  • Coordinated and presented at the Social Work Department’s Junior Field Instructors’ Orientation: Competency-based Field Education on January 21, 2016. 
  • Co-organized the Spring 2016 Field Education Workshop for the social work students, field instructors and faculty of The College of New Rochelle, Concordia College, and Iona College Social Work Departments, held on March 11, 2016, at the College of New Rochelle. The topic this semester was: "Getting to know the New Competencies."  Over 55 field instructors, students and faculty members of all three colleges attended this workshop.
  • Involved in ongoing outreach to health and human service agencies and schools in Westchester and the greater metropolitan area to create internship opportunities for students.

Penelope J. Moore

  • Matich-Maroney, J. & Moore, P.J. Practice-informed research & research-informed practice: Walking our talk by flipping the classroom of an undergraduate social work research course & evaluating its outcomes for students, was accepted for poster presentation at the 2016 Annual Program Meeting (APM), Council on Social Work Education, Atlanta, GA.
  • Moore, P.J. (March 2016). Invited Speaker: “Active Aging and Self Care.” Yorktown Heights IBM Retirees Meeting. Scrub Oaks, NY.

Robyn Brown-Manning

Dissertation Defense April 22, 2013:

  • Doctoral Dissertation: “We don’t give birth to thugs; we give birth to children”:The Emotional Journeys of African-American Mothers Raising Sons under American Racism
A dissertation submitted to the Graduate Faculty in Social Welfare in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, The City University of New York 2013.
  • Adams-Sawyer, Z., Adams-Sullivan, M., Brown-Manning, R., DeLaCruz, A.C., & Gaines, C. (1986). Women of color and feminist practice. In M. Bricker-Jenkins & N. Hooyman, (Eds). Not for women only: Social work  practice for a feminist future (pp.76-82). Silver Spring, MD: NASW.
  • Black Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect. (1989). That’s my child:  Parenting tips for the African-American parent. New York: Author
  • Brown-Manning, R. (1999). Community-based practice and family preservation. Permanency Planning Today, 4(2), 1-4.
  • Cunningham, L., Mathews, J., Budlong, M., Brown-Manning, R., Moore, J., Satterfield, M., Watson, J., & Zuskin, R. (2003). A tradition of  caring: Information resources and support for kinship families. Carebook.  Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America