Carolyn Black, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Campus: Indianapolis

Education/Social Work Building, ES4123
902 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5156
Office: 317-278-1767
cablack@iupui.edu

Area of Interest:

Dr. Black has worked as a practitioner, supervisor and administrator in medical social work for more than 17 years.  She received her doctorate in 1996 from Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her dissertation was on examining resource use by battered women treated in the emergency room and ambulatory clinics of a large, urban healthcare facility. Dr. Black has taught courses and workshops on the dynamics of domestic violence and continues to conduct research with battered women, focusing upon strengths and survival skills.