Chris Walker swMSW Field Coordinator
Assistant Professor
email
University Hall 3146
(205) 975-9353

Research and Teaching Interests: Child welfare, grant writing, staff training, disaster relief

Office Hours: By appointment

Education:
  • BSSW, University of Alabama
  • MSW, University of Alabama

Ms. Chris D. Walker has been a Licensed Certified Social Worker since 1984 and is the M.S.W. Field Coordinator. She received both a BSSW 1976 in Social Welfare and MSW 1978 from the University of Alabama. Her interests include child welfare, grant writing, staff training, and disaster relief. She consults with various community agencies, such as Kindred Care Hospices, Seraaj Family Homes Inc., and Serenity Palliative and Hospice Care. She is also an Item Writer for Association of Social Work Boards. Ms. Walker has been on various Boards of Directors (e.g., Exchange Club Family Skills Center, Positive Maturity) in Birmingham for many years. Ms. Walker teaches SW 590 Field Practicum I, SW 591 Field Practicum Seminar I, SW 690 Field Practicum II, and SW 693 Field Practicum Seminar II.