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Building Research Culture and Infrastructure

Ruth G. McRoy, Jerry P. Flanzer, and Joan Levy Zlotnik


McRoy, Flanzer and Zlotnik (and contributing author Lewis) in Building Research Culture and Infrastructure Tools for Social Workers provide information for social work schools and departments at various levels of research capacity, to not only examine or re-examine their research climate and culture, but to also assess their readiness to further enhance their research environment. A summary of the historical background of the development of social work research in colleges and universities is provided as well as very specific resources and tips for enhancing involvement of BSW, MS ... More

Keywords: research infrastructure, grant writing, building research capacity, readiness to change, getting research funding, overcoming challenges, research administration, community partnerships, research collaborations

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780195399646
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195399646.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Ruth G. McRoy, author
Boston College Graduate School of Social Work

Jerry P. Flanzer, author
Office of Graduate Studies and Research, San Jose State University

Joan Levy Zlotnik, author
Social Work Policy Institute, National Association of Social Workers