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Daniel Pollack

Daniel
Pollack

Professor, Wurzweiler School of Social Work

BA, Oberlin College
JD, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
MSSA (MSW), Case Western Reserve University

Serving plaintiffs and defendants, Professor Pollack has been an expert witness for lawyers in more than 30 states. He has also provided litigation support and been a consultant to many attorneys. Since 1980, Professor Pollack has held executive, management, and policy-making positions in social welfare agencies in Maryland and Ohio, including deputy executive director for Maryland's Social Services Administration and principal advisor for health and human services to Ohio's governor. His experience includes liability of agencies and workers in child protection and foster care, licensing of public and private facilities, record management, confidentiality, and ethics.

Professor Pollack's research interests include law, ethics, and liability; adoption, foster care, child abuse and neglect; wrongful death of children in foster care and in residential care; risk management; record keeping; licensing and accreditation; and international social work. Professor Pollack is an honorary fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. He is also a Commissioner of Game Over: Commission to Protect Youth Athletes.

Find Daniel Pollack’s publications on YAIR: Yeshiva Academic Institutional Repository

dpollack@yu.edu
212-960-0836

Wilf campus - Belfer Hall
Room# 911D

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Fall 2018
Adv. Seminar-Writing for Pub.
SWK 6605

 

Adv. Seminar-Writing for Pub.
SWK 6605

 

Advis: Extended Prog
SWK 6520

 

Diss Prop Plan I
SWK 8911

 

Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Doctoral Research I
SWK 8971

 

Soc Welfare Org
SWK 6201

 

Summer 2018
Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Spring 2018
Adv.Seminar-Writing for Pub II
SWK 6606

 

Adv.Seminar-Writing for Pub II
SWK 8808

 

Advis: Extended Prog
SWK 6520

 

Diss Prop Plan II
SWK 8912

 

Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Doctr Research II
SWK 8972

 

Soc Welf Policy
SWK 6210

 

Fall 2017
Adv. Seminar-Writing for Pub.
SWK 6605

 

Adv. Seminar-Writing for Pub.
SWK 8806

 

Diss Prop Plan I
SWK 8911

 

Diss Prop Plan II
SWK 8912

 

Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Doctoral Research I
SWK 8971

 

Doctr Research II
SWK 8972

 

Soc Welfare Org
SWK 6201

 

Summer 2017
Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Spring 2017
Advis: Extended Prog
SWK 6520

 

Diss Prop Plan II
SWK 8912

 

Doctoral Advising
SWK 8950

 

Doctr Research II
SWK 8972

 

Law and Social Work
SWK 6281

 

Soc Welf Policy
SWK 6210