Sacha Klein

Job Title: 
Assistant Professor
Office Location: 
246 Baker Hall
Phone: 
734-985-0548
Fax: 
517-353-3038
Email: 
kleinsa@msu.edu
Education: 
  • PhD University of California-Los Angeles
  • MSW University of California-Los Angeles
  • BA Occidental College
Interests: 
  • Child abuse prevention
  • Racial disparities in the child welfare system
  • Infants and toddlers in the child welfare system
  • Early care and education services
  • Spatial analysis of social problems
  • Public policy analysis and advocacy
Teaching: 
  • Macro practice (BASW, MSW)
  • Social welfare policy (MSW)
  • Administrative skills (MSW)
  • Child abuse prevention (BASW/MSW)
  • Child welfare (BASW/MSW)
Other: 
  • 2011-present. Member of US Administration for Children & Families Network of Infant/Toddler Researchers (NITR)
  • 2009-2010. Executive Branch Policy Fellow, Society for Research in Child Development
  • Guest Editor, Children and Youth Services Review special issues: Maltreatment of infants and toddlers (2011); Impact of welfare reform on children (2003)
  • 2003. North American Resource Center for Child Welfare Pro Humanitate Literary Award
Selected Publications: 
  • Los Angeles Child Welfare-Early Education Partners Infrastructure Project: Final Evaluation - Download the report