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Benjamin Dobrin

Benjamin D. Dobrin

Batten Professor of Social Work and Chair of the Social Work Department


B.A., The College of William and Mary
M.S.W., University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., University of South Florida

Office Location: Blocker 27
Phone: 757-455-3412
Department/s: Social Work

Dobrin, Ben. "Alzheimer's Disease and Search and Rescue." Cortical Connections, Vol. 6:4, Fall, 2006.

Meet the Faculty: Dr. Benjamin Dobrin

This volunteer extraordinaire puts his life on the line, rescuing individuals during Tropical Storm Hannah and assisting the Chesapeake Police Department.

A Degree for the People

College's new Bachelor of Social Work built on old standard of excellence

This represents a sample of recent courses taught by this professor. For the most current course information, consult WebAdvisor "Search for Courses".


SW302*01 Legsltn, Policy & Admin

SW400*01 Soc Wrk Meth w/Groups & Comm

SW450*01 Research Meth in Social Work


SW336*01 Lifespan Devlpmnt & Behavior


SW201*01 Intro to Social Work

SW251*01 Divrsty & Soc Prob in Soc Wrk

SW336*01 Lifespan Devlpmnt & Behavior


SW318*01 Aging in the Media