PhD, Social Work, University of Chicago
Cohort Two Fellow

Academic Mentor
Jennifer Bellamy
Associate Professor, University of Denver

Policy Mentor
Andrea Palmer
Acting Chief, Bureau of Child and Adolescent Health, Illinois Department of Human Services

Current Institutional Affiliation
University of Nebraska, Omaha: Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

FathersPrevention Science, Child Welfare and Foster Care Systems


Aaron Banman, PhD, is an Assistant Professor at University of Nebraska - Omaha School of Social Work. Dr. Banman earned his MSW at Columbia University School of Social Work in New York and his PhD at the University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration. Dr. Banman's research interests include fathers and fathering; prevention of child maltreatment; intervention development and adaptation; evidence-based practice; and implementation of evidence-based practice within human services organizations.