James Petrovich

James Petrovich

Chair and Associate Professor
Social Work
Annie Richardson Bass Building 2131

j.petrovich@tcu.edu | 817-257-7177


Ph.D., 2009, Social Work, The University of Texas at Arlington
MSW, 2003, Social Work, New York University
BSW, 2000, Social Work, Mississippi College

Courses Taught

Research Methods II
Applied Evaluation Research (Research III)
Human Behavior and the Social Environment I

Areas of Focus

Veteran homelessness, unsheltered homelessness, health service use by people experiencing homelessness, development of shelters for people experiencing homelessness, models of street outreach

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  • TCU Dean’s Teaching Award
  • Harris College Dean’s Teaching Award
  • Social Worker of the Year (NASW NCTX)

Licensed Master Social Worker (Texas)

  • Council on Social Work Education
  • American Public Health Association
  • Tarrant County Homeless Coalition

Board of Directors, DRC Solutions to End Homelessness