Dory Quinn

About Dory Quinn 

Dory has worked in higher education for 9 years and joined the PSU faculty in the spring of 2016.  She previously served as Director of a federal TRIO Student Support Services program at Missouri Southern State University and taught as a part-time instructor for Missouri State University’s MSW program.  She is currently pursuing her doctorate degree in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Missouri.

Education 

M.S.W., Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri, U.S.A.

B.S., Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri, U.S.A.  

Courses Taught

SWK 221 Basic Helping Skills
SWK 385 Human Behavior in the Social Environment - Individual/Family Functioning
SWK 485 Human Behavior in the Social Environment - Groups & Communities

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Areas of Interest

  • Education for underrepresented student populations (first-generation, low-income, disabled students)
  • Adult learning
  • Cultural aspects of poverty
Dory Quinn