Faculty

Chairperson

GEORGE SIEFERT

Associate Professor of Sociology and Social Work; B.S., SUNY College at Brockport; M.S.S.W., San Diego State University; Ph.D., University at Buffalo.

Contact Information

  • Email: gsiefert@daemen.edu
  • Telephone: 716-839-8294
  • Office Hours:
    • Monday - 2:30pm - 3:45pm
    • Tuesday - 11:30am - 12:45pm (alternate Tuesdays)
    • Wednesday - 2:30pm - 3:45pm

Graduate Program Director

ISIAH MARSHALL JR.

Associate Professor of Social Work; B.A., Texas Southern University, M.S.W. and Ph.D., Howard University 

Contact Information

  • Email: imarshall@daemen.edu
  • Telephone: 716-566-7884
  • Office Hours:
    • Monday - 12:00pm-2:00pm
    • Wednesday - 12:00pm-2:00pm
    • Thursday - 1:00pm-4:00pm

Undergraduate Program Director

DIANE R. BESSEL

Assistant Professor of Social Work and Undergraduate Program Director; BA, University at Buffalo SUNY; M.S.S.A, Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., University at Buffalo, SUNY; L.M.S.W, State of New York

Contact Information

  • Email: dbessel@daemen.edu
  • Telephone: 716-566-7876
  • Office Hours:
    • Monday 10:00-12:00
    • Wednesday 10:00-12:00
    • By Appointment

Faculty

RENEE BOWMAN DANIEL

Associate Professor of Social Work; B.S., New College of Hofstra University; M.S.S, Columbia University Graduate School of Social Work; L.M.S.W., State of New York.

Contact Information

  • Email: rdaniel@daemen.edu
  • Telephone: 839-8292
  • Office Hours:
    • Monday: 11:00am - 1:00pm 
    • Tuesday: 11:00am - 12:30pm, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Thursday: 11:00am - 12:30pm, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Friday: By appointment only

JOANNE M. CANNAVO

Associate Professor of Social Work; B.A., Canisius College; M.S.S.A., Case Western Reserve University;  Ph.D., University at Buffalo; L.C.S.W.-R, State of New York

Contact Information

  • Email:jcannavo@daemen.edu
  • Telephone: 839-8293
  • Office Hours:
    • Monday: 1:30pm - 2:00pm
    • Tuesday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
    • Wednesday: 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Adjunct Faculty

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