Joe Kozakiewicz

Job Title: 
Clinical Assistant Professor; Director of Chance at Childhood Program
Office Location: 
610 Abbott Road, East Lansing
Phone: 
517-336-8088 x 1024
Fax: 
517-336-8089
Email: 
kozakiew@msu.edu
Education: 

MSW, Grand Valley State University
JD, Columbia University

Interests: 

Child advocacy, focusing on children involved in the family court system for cases involving child maltreatment, child custody, guardianship, juvenile delinquency, and parenting time matters
Interdisciplinary education, specifically joint social work and legal child welfare education
Clinical education, specifically child welfare
Conducting family court hearings in matters involving child maltreatment, adoption, and delinquency matters

Teaching: 

Social welfare policy (BASW)
Law and social work

Other: 

Publishing Michigan Child Welfare Journal
Ongoing continuing education program involving child welfare from the interdisciplinary perspective