Winthrop University: CAS Faculty Profile - English, Sara

Name:  Sara English 
Title:  Assistant Professor of Social Work 
Education:  Ph.D. candidate, Social Work, University of South Carolina 
M.S.W., Winthrop University 
B.A., Behavioral Science, Columbia College 
Office:  121 Bancroft Hall   
Phone:  803/323-3109 
E-mail:  englishs@winthrop.edu  
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Sara J. English earned a BA in Behavioral Science at Columbia College in Columbia, SC and her MSW at Winthrop University at Rock Hill, SC. She is, currently, a doctoral candidate at the College of Social Work (University of South Carolina) and will be defending her dissertation in Fall 2019. An AGE-SW fellow, Sara is a recent Fulbright scholar semi-finalist and has presented her research at local, national, and international venues, including the University of Bath and the University of Iceland. She and serves as the NASW-SC representative to the Alzheimer’s Advisory Board for the SC Lieutenant Governor’s Office on Aging.  Sara studies the power of non-familial relationships among staff and residents of institutional settings and is examining younger residents living in Long-Term Care. She is passionate about qualitative research and the depth of understanding it can offer to studies of persons who live in the margins of society.

Last updated by wilsonkp 11/08/2019

Last Updated: 11/8/19