Jeffry Thigpen, MSW, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Senior MSW Program Director

ES 4138K
902 West New York Street
(317) 278-8453
Area of responsibility:
IUSSW system with office located at IUPUI

Area of Interest

Dr. Jeffry Thigpen's research interests include childhood sexual behavior, sexual development, sexual culture within families, and sexual health.  Dr. Thigpen earned a B.S. in Public Health from Indiana University, a M.S.W. from Wayne State University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago‚Äôs School of Social Service Administration. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in research, human behavior theory, and practice.