Gary Mathews

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Gary Mathews
Professor, Editor of the Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare
(269) 387-3198
4432 Health and Human Services Building, Mail Stop 5354
Mailing address: 
School of Social Work
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5354 USA
  • Ph.D., Western Michigan University
  • M.S.W., Wayne State University
  • B.A. University of Cincinnati

Gary Mathews joined the School of Social Work faculty at Western Michigan University in 1976. He has served as president for WMU's Chapter of AAUP, managing editor of the "Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare" and as a family counselor at Family and Children Services of Kalamazoo. Mathews teaches practice and research courses, specializing in both clinical group work and task groups. He has published and given national presentations in the areas of program evaluation, group work, human sexuality, politics, faculty unions and employee assistance programs.