Andrea Tamburro, MSW, Ed.D.

Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of the BSW Program

1800 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, Indiana 46634
Office: (574) 520-4635

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Dr. Andrea Tamburro is the Director of the BSW Program in Social Work at Indiana University South Bend. She joined the faculty in 2010. Dr. Tamburro is from Indiana and is returning after teaching and coordinating a Social Work and Human Services Open Learning Program (distance education) in Canada. She completed a doctorate in Higher Education Leadership from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada.  The emphasis of her research is Social Work Accreditation and the inclusion of diverse perspectives in Social Work including Indigenous curriculum content.  She earned her MSW from the University of Iowa. Her practice experience includes social work with diverse populations in the areas of corrections, mental health, domestic violence, and child protection in urban and rural areas. She is a member of the Shawnee Piqua Tribe, a recognized tribe in the State of Alabama.