Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series

"Making Sense of the Role of Culture in Child Well-Being and Child Maltreatment"

Presenters: 

Jill Korbin, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University; Director, Schubert Center for Child Studies; Co-Director, Childhood Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Event Dates: 
September 20, 2011
Location: 
Campus Center, Room 917
Event Time: 
4:00 pm- 5:30 pm

Dr. Jill Korbin is a Professor of Anthropology and Associate Dean in the College of Arts and Sciences of Case Western Reserve University. She is the Director of the Schubert Center for Child Studies and Co-Director of The Childhood Studies Interdisciplinary Minor. 

She has been the recipient of the Margaret Mead Award, a Congressional Science Fellowship, the Wittke Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, and a Fulbright Senior Specialist Award. Her area of interests include culture and human development, neighborhood and contextual influences on children and families, child maltreatment, and child well-being.

 

Fees: 

Free And Open To The Public