Mahasweta M. Banerjee

Professor
BSW Program Director
Primary office:
785-864-8950
Twente Hall
Room 121


Theories and practices associated with enhancing social and economic justice; community development; micro-enterprise as an anti-poverty strategy; international social development; qualitative and quantitative research.

Teaching

Teach social work research methods courses (quantitative and qualitative) at the undergraduate, Master's, and doctoral levels.

Teaching Interests

  • Social welfare research
  • Qualitative research
  • Quantitative research
  • Mixed methods research
  • Social justice theories

Research Interests

  • Social Justice
  • Rawls
  • Capabilities Approach of Sen and Nussbaum
  • Micro-enterprise development
  • Social development
  • India and US
  • Spirituality

Service

Board member of International Consortium of Social Development (ICSD); Global Council on Learning, Research and Practice; Reviewer for various journals; President Phi Beta Delta Honor Society;


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