Tracey BurkePh.D., MSW

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School of Social Work
PSB 225C


  • Ph.D. in Social Welfare, 2003 — University of Washington, School of Social Work; Seattle, WA
  • Master of Social Work, 1994 — University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, School of Social Work; Minneapolis, MN
  • Bachelor of Arts, 1989 — Villanova University, Philosophy Department & Honors Program; Villanova, PA

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Introduction to Social Work
  • Practice
  • Diversity
  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment (HBSE)

Professional & Department Service

  • UAA Center for Community Engagement & Learning (CCEL)
  • UAA School of Social Work BSW Curriculum Committee
  • Alaska Food Coalition & Food Bank of Alaska
  • Honors Academic Board, Research and Creative Activity Track
  • PI for Biomed U-RISE

Research Interests

  • Food security and poverty
  • Service provision in rural Alaska
  • Creating infrastructure to support interdisciplinary undergraduate research