Trina R Shanks

Harold R. Johnson Collegiate Professor

Trina Shanks
Office: 734-764-7411

3712 SSWB
School of Social Work
1080 S. University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Trina R Shanks

Harold R. Johnson Collegiate Professor

Dr. Shanks’ research interests include the impact of poverty and wealth on child well-being; asset-building policy and practice across the life cycle; and community and economic development. As Director of the Center for Equitable Family and Community Well-Being, she continues ongoing research and intentionally seeks and responds to new opportunities that will empower families and communities to thrive.

Education

PhD, Social Work, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (2003)