Anna Maria Santiago

Job Title: 
Professor; Faculty Affiliate with Global Urban Studies and Julian Samora Research Institute
Office Location: 
124 Baker Hall
Phone: 
517-884-0073
Fax: 
517-353-3038
Email: 
santia63@msu.edu
Education: 

PhD University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MA Assumption University, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
MA University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
BA University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Interests: 

Short- and long-term effects of housing and social welfare programs and policies as anti-poverty and social development strategies
Social capital formation and asset building in low-income families
Neighborhood effects on the health and well-being of low-income children
Latino communities in the US
Low income homeownership, foreclosures, and predatory lending

Teaching: 

Research Methods (MSW)
Leadership in Organizations and Communities (MSW)

Other: 

Past President, Society for the Study of Social Problems
Senior Editor, Journal of Community Practice
Advisory Editor, Social Problems
Editorial Board, Housing Studies
Editorial and Publications Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems