Quinnipiac University
Stephanie A. Jacobson

Associate Professor of Social Work

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Education

  • BA, University of Pennsylvania
  • MSW, New York University
  • PHD, The City University of New York

Areas of Expertise

  • Geriatrics/Gerontology/Ageing
  • Education/Teaching and Learning
  • End-of-Life Care, Hospice & Palliative Care
  • Health & Wellness
  • Mental Health/Behavioral Health/Psychology/Psychiatry

Organization

  • Social Work

Office Location

  • Medicine, Nursing, Health Sci

Mail Drop

  • NH-HSC

Experience

Quinnipiac University

Associate Department Chair of Social Work

Hamden, CT

2019 - Present

Quinnipiac University

Associate Professor of Social Work

Hamden, CT

2019 - Present

Quinnipiac University

Interim Department Chair & MSW Program Director

Hamden, CT

2018 - 2019

Quinnipiac University

Associate Department Chair

Hamden, CT

2016 - 2018

Geriatric and Adult Psychiatry

Clinical Social Worker

Hamden, CT

2016 - Present

Quinnipiac University

Interim Department Chair

Hamden, CT

2015 - 2015

Quinnipiac University

Assistant Professor

Hamden, CT

2013 - 2019

Silver School of Social Work at New York University

Adjunct Lecturer

New York, NY

2011 - 2013

Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College

Adjunct Lecturer

New York, NY

2011 - 2012

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Social Worker

New York, NY

2007 - 2013

Selected Publications

Social Isolation, Race, and Gender: Differences between Urban and Rural Older Adults

Jacobson, S.A., Nicholson, N.R., Feinn, R., & Lerner, R.

Society for Social Work Research, Washington, D.C. (2020)

Utilizing Change Leadership Within Social Work Education to Prioritize and Expand Interprofessional Education in a University Setting: A Case Study

McCave, E.L., Mutrie, L., Doyle, M.H., Jacobson, S., Kelly, A.

30(2) Advances in Social Work 497-514 (2020)

Social Isolation and Population Density: Ethnic Differences between Urban and Rural Older Adults

Nicholson, N., Feinn, R., Lernern, R., & Jacobson, S.A.

Eastern Nursing Research Society, Providence, RI (2019)

Using Standardized Actors to Practice Social Work Skills: Measuring Impact on Competency

Jacobson, S.A., Mutrie, L., & McCave, E.

Council on Social Work Education, Denver, CO (2019)

The encyclopedia of elder care

Nicholson, N.R., & Jacobson, S.A.

Social Isolation 4th ed. 683-685 New York, NY (Springer 2018)

Social Isolation and population density differences between urban and rural older adults

Nicholson, N., Khamphouy, L., Feinn, R., & Jacobson, S.A.

Connecticut Nursing Research Alliance, Hartford, CT (2018)

Standardized clients in social work: impact of anxiety on engagement

Jacobson, S.A., Kelly, A., & Mutrie, L.

Council on Social Work Education, Orlando, FL (2018)

Social isolation and population density: impact of race/ethnicity

Jacobson, S.A., Nicholson, N., & Feinn, R.

Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA (2018)

Effectiveness of Using Standardized Patients with MSW Students

Jacobson, S.A., Mutrie, L., Kelly, A.

Society of Social Work Research, New Orleans, LA (2017)

Simulation in the MSW curricula: Praxis-informed development of this pedagogical tool

Jacobson, S.A., Mutrie, L., & Kelly, A.

Council on Social Work Education, Dallas, TX (2017)

Standardized Patients with MSW Students: Measuring Impact on Practice Behaviors

Jacobson, S.A., Mutrie, L., Kelly, A.

The Council on Social Work Education, Atlanta, GA (2016)

Using Standardized Patients with Students: Co-Creative and Praxis-Based Use of the OSCE

Mutrie, L., Jacobson, S.A., Kelly, A.

The Council on Social Work Education, Atlanta, GA (2016)

Professional Designation