Ann A. Abbott

Research Associate
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Location Social Work


Ann Abbott has spent her career as social work educator and program administrator for a number of academic institutions (Rutgers, West Chester University, Widener University). Currently, she advises Ph.D. students at Yeshiva University and serves on four editorial boards. Throughout her career, she has been active in the National Association of Social Workers, including as national president. Dr. Abbott has an extensive publication and presentation history. In 2015, she was identified as one of 100 Distinguished Alumnae/i of the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research; in 2017, she received the NASW Lifetime Achievement award. She has served on the GSSWSR Board of Advisors since 2012.