Jim Amell


Professional title

Department Head & Associate Professor


Jim Amell joined the UMD Department of Social Work in the Spring of 2013. Jim teaches Introduction to Social Welfare, Organization and Community Practice I and II, and Advanced Research. His areas of research interest include social inequalities and men's mental health/health outcomes, intersections of race, gender, and social class on mental health/health outcomes; community based participatory research, and strengths-based community assessment.