Jane Middleton, D.S.W.

Professor of Social Work
MCD 221
559-453-2316
jane.middleton@fresno.edu

Education

D.S.W., School of Social Work, University of Pennsylvania, 1985
M.S.W., School of Social Administration, Temple University, 1976
B.S.W., School of Social Administration, Temple University

Professional and Service Experience

  • Director, Department of Social Work Education, California State University, Fresno, 2000-2012
  • Professor, School of Social Administration, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1980-2000
  • County Liason, Office of the Special Master for Pennhurst 3rd Federal District Court, 1978-1980
  • Consultant, Temple University Developmental Disabilities Health Center, 1976-1978
  • Counselor, Highway Safety Program, West Philadelphia Mental Health Consortium, 1972-1973
  • Evaluation Specialist, Children and Youth Program, 1967-1970

Honors and Awards

  • CSWE Minority Fellow
  • Alumni Award - School of Social Administration, General Alumni Association, 1989
  • Achievement Award, Philadelphians Concerned About Housing

Professional Affiliations

  • Vice-president, National Association of Social Workers 
  • Past president, California Chapter NASW
  • CSWE, Council on Social Work Education
  • NADD, National Association of Deans and Directors of Social Work Programs
  • CADD, California Deans and Directors of Social Work Programs
  • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Continuing Education
  • Mental Health Advisory Group, California Department of Mental Health

Publications and Presentations

  • An Empowering Approach for Managing Social Service Organizations, with Hardina, Montana and Simpson, Springer Publishing Company, 2006
  • "Community Building as a Strategy for Social Change," International Conference on School Welfare, Online, 1998
  • "Developing Social Work Curriculum in a Long Term Mental Illness," Strengthening the Scientific Base of Social Work Education for Services to the Long-term Seriously Mentally Ill, National Association of Deans and Directors of School of Social Work, School of Social Work, VA Commonwealth University, NIMH, 1988
  • "Case Management with Special Population: People Labeled Mentally Retarded," Social Work Practice with Populations At-Risk, Fourth National Synopsium on Doctoral Research and Social Work Practice, Ohio State University, 1988
  • Case Management in Mental Retardation Service Delivery Systems, Ann Arbor Michigan, 1985