Phylis J Peterman


Phylis J. Peterman  
Assoc. Professor- Department Chairperson
Ph.D Columbia University 
MSW  Rutgers University
Licenses and Certifications: 
Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Certified School Social Worker
Research interests: Mentoring; Black Church as a Support Network; Utilization of Community in the learning process. 
Practice Experience- Health Care; medical social work
Selected Awards: Teacher of the Year Rutgers- Newark; Rutgers University  Susman Award for Excellence in Teaching; Rutgers University Presidential Award for Public Service; Social Worker of the Year-National Assoc. of Social Workers-NJ; Rutgers;
Leadership Award, Organization of Black Faculty and Staff, Rutgers Newark, South Orange Civic Organization Beloved Community Award.