Social Work, Higher Education
Hi I am Professor Tim Kelly, Dean of Education and Social Work at the University of Dundee
Tim Kelly's Bio:
Tim Kelly is a Professor of Social Work and Dean of the School of Education and Social Work.
He received his BA in Philosophy and Religion from Emory University in 1984 and his MSW and PhD degrees from the University of Georgia in 1987 and 1994. Prior to beginning his full-time academic career in 1994 he worked in community mental health in South Carolina and Georgia, primarily with older people and their carers.
Before to moving to Scotland in 2003 he was an Assistant & Associate Professor at Barry University in Miami Shores, Florida. His academic posts in Scotland included Senior Research Fellow in the Gerontological Nursing Research Centre and Head of the Department of Social Work at Glasgow Caledonian University. In December of 2008 Professor Kelly joined the University of Dundee as Chair of Social Work and in 2014 he became Dean.
His areas of expertise include the use of groups and the health and social care needs of older people and their carers.
Tim Kelly's Experience:
Dean at University of Dundee, School of Education and Social WorkNovember 2013 - Present | Dundee
Professor of Social Work at University of Dundee, School of Education and Social WorkDecember 2008 - Present | Dundee
Head of Social Work at Glasgow Caledonian UniversityApril 2006 - November 2008 | Glasgow
Senior Research Fellow at Glasgow Caledonian University, Gerontological Nursing Reserach CentreSeptember 2003 - April 2006 | Glasgow
Associate Professor of Social Work at Barry UniversityAugust 1994 - June 2003 | Miami Shores, FL
Tim Kelly's Education:
University of Georgia1991 – 1994PhDConcentration: Social Work
University of Georgia1986 – 1987MSWConcentration: Social Work
Emory University1980 – 1984BAConcentration: Philosophy & Religion
Tim Kelly's Interests & Activities:
Older people, Groupwork, Social Work, Teacher Education, Higher Education,