Shelby Elaine McDonald, MSW

PhD Candidate & Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Social Work

  • Biographical Description

    • Shelby Elaine McDonald, MSW, is a PhD candidate and adjunct professor in the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver (DU).

  • Contact Details

    • Shelby Elaine McDonald

      Graduate School of Social Work

      University of Denver

      2148 S. High St., Denver, CO  80208

      Office: 461 Craig Hall; 303-871-2506;  Home: 321-514-8782


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  • Research Interests

      • Gender-based violence
      • Prevention of violence against women and girls
      • Ethnocultural variations in children’s exposure to intimate partner violence and related socioemotional outcomes
      • Childhood trauma
      • Positive youth development
      • Human-animal interactions and anthrozoology
      • Advanced quantitative methods
      • Applied measurement
      • The applicaiton of Item Response Theory in Social Work
  • Professional Affiliations

      • Society for Social Work & Research (Doctoral Student Task Force)
      • Council on Social Work Education
      • Society for Research on Child Development
      • American Psychological Association
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