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Community In Research



Second Year Doctoral Students

June 13, 2022 

Doctoral Students Partner with Organizations for Summer Internships

The University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work has a unique requirement for second-year doctoral students: a research internship based in the community. This internship prepares our doctoral students to be leaders in connecting research to practice and policy. Students have the opportunity to apply their innovative skills learned in class to conduct anti-racist research to address complex challenges and ask questions to amplify the voices of those impacted. 

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Blog: Community Research Voices

This blog is created by community scholars connected to the Hub for Engaged Action Research (HEAR) Lab at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work.


Amplifying the Voices of Community Scholars

Life on the Hill

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 19:17:40 +0000

In this blog I’m out to spotlight a few different things that are important to me and I feel deserve a space to be heard, for example the foster care system, and guardians, very special people who take care of parentless children in the foster care system. From birth I was in the foster care […]


Mon, 27 Jun 2022 18:03:31 +0000

Welcome to Community Research Voices! This blog is supported by the the Hub for Engaged Action Research (HEAR) lab at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. The aim of this blog is to highlight community scholars and their roles and impact on research, in their own words. While this site is supported […]