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Barbara Hogan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Human Services
Graduate Coordinator, Administration of Human Services
Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Human Services

Office Location:  St. Joseph Hall, 3rd flr., West Wing, SJ374
Office Phone:  215.248.7120
E-Mail:  hoganb@chc.edu

Educational Background 

  • Ph.D., Religious Social Ethics, Temple University
  • M.S.W., (Social Work), University of Pennsylvania
  • B.A. English, Chestnut Hill College

Courses Taught 

  • Human Services Methods
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Human Services Fieldwork with Seminar
  • Sociology of Health and Medicine
  • Promoting Healthy Lifestyle Choices
  • Eldercare Management
  • Ethics in the Healthcare Context
  • Death and Dying

Scholarly and Professional Interests 

  • Collaborative scholarship, teaching and service with diverse groups of people, with a focus on social constructionist theory and ethical reflection as ways to understand health and human services from the standpoint of frontline practitioners. 

Selected Publications and Presentations 

  • Perspectives on the Ethics of Research with Human Beings: The Legacy of 1968. Paper presented for The Legacy of 1968: An Interdisciplinary Conference, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA, April 4, 2008.
  • Reflective Practice and Mutual Aid in Educational Groups: A Gateway to Constructed Knowledge. Paper presented at the Annual Symposium of the Assoiciation for Advancement of Social Work with Groups, Jersey City, NJ, June 30, 2007.
  • Reciprocity and Congruence in Long Term Care: Nursing Assistants as Partners in Research, Staff Develoment, and Caregiving. Paper presented at the Annal Conference of the Eastern Sociological Society, Philadelphia, PA, March 2003.
  • Narrative Therapy in Rehabilitation after Brain Injury: A Case Study. NeuroRehabilitation 13:1, 1999.
  • The Social Importance of Economic Planning. In the New Dictionary of Catholic Social Thought. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1994.