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LeAnn Wittman

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Assistant Professor
School of Social Work
316-942-4291 ext. 2436
Office: MN120
|Social Work


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LeAnn Wittman, MSW, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the MSW program at Newman University. Dr. Wittman began teaching at Newman in August 2017, focusing on Research Methods, Policy, and Trauma Competencies. 

Dr. Wittman earned her BSW in 1993 and her MSW in 1995, both from University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.  Dr. Wittman completed her PhD from the School of Social Welfare at the University of Kansas, where she taught in BSW and MSW programs and as a Graduate Research Assistant. 

Dr. Wittman has over 20 years in direct and administrative social work experience primarily with persons who are unhoused and/or have experienced intimate partner violence.  Dr. Wittman primary areas of expertise are trauma-informed care, intimate partner violence, and poverty-related social policies. 

Ph.D., MSW