Shari Miller

Shari Miller joined the University Of Georgia School Of Social Work as an assistant professor in 2008. Prior to receiving her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland in 2008, Miller practiced as a social worker in New York City in a variety of settings, with a primary focus on the delivery of individual, family, and group mental health services to a diverse population of children, adolescents, and adults. Miller teaches courses in both the BSW and MSW programs with a particular focus on theory, social work practice, and introduction to social work and social welfare history. Miller’s research interests include the professional socialization of social workers, social work education, field education and supervisor training, the culture of the profession, ethical decision-making, critical thinking, and ecological issues.