Craig Stanley, Ph.D.

Interim Dean, College of social work - man in suit
Associate Dean of Academics, College of Social Work

Craig Stanley is Associate Dean of Academics and teaching professor at the College of Social Work. He has served as associate dean for academic affairs for the college since 2015, served as director of the MSW program from 2009-2015 and has filled other administrative and teaching positions since 2004. He is a licensed clinical social worker and spent more than a decade as a social work practitioner with local organizations including DISC Village, Children’s Home Society and substance use treatment programs. He is a member of the Council on Social Work Education, Society for Social Work Research and National Association of Social Workers. 



  • Clinical Social Work
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Use/Misuse



  • PhD, 2014, Florida State University, Higher Education
  • MSW, 1997, Florida State University, Social Work
  • BA, 1988, Furman University, Psychology


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