PhD, Social Work, University of Chicago
Cohort Three Fellow
Professor, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
Inspector General, Office of Inspector General, Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
Current Institutional Affiliation
Hunter College: Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise
Colleen Cary Katz, LCSW, PhD is an Assistant Professor at the Silberman School of Social Work, Hunter College. She is a child welfare practitioner and researcher, focusing on outcomes associated with the experience of parental maltreatment and foster care involvement. She is particularly interested in the mental health of youth who experience foster care emancipation and strategies for effective assessment.