PhD candidate, Social Work and Social Research, Portland State University
Cohort One Fellow

Academic Mentor
Katharine Cahn
Child Welfare Partnership

Policy Mentor
Lois Day
Oregon Department of Human Services, Office of Safety and Permanency

Areas of Expertise

Child Welfare and Foster Care SystemsEconomic Supports for FamiliesFamilies and Family System, Low-Income Families and Individuals, Focus Groups and Interviewing Research


Angela Cause is a doctoral candidate in Social Work and Social Research at Portland State University.