GREGORY ACEVEDO, Ph.D., Associate Professor
B.A., M.S., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College
Gregory Acevedo received his Ph.D. in Social Work in 2001 from the Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research; a Master of Science degree in Psychological Services in Education from the University of Pennsylvania; Graduate School of Education (1987); and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania (1985). Dr. Acevedo completed his externship in family therapy at the Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic (1987-1988). He has professional practice experience in various children and family, and mental health agencies. He teaches in the Master’s and Ph.D. programs in the areas of social welfare policy and human behavior and the social environment. His scholarly work focuses on the political, economic, and sociocultural circumstances of Puerto Ricans and other Hispanic/ Latino groups in the United States Hispanic/ Latino groups in the United States, with an emphasis on the issues of immigration and globalization, and their implications for social work theory, research, and practice.