Dr. Sean R. Hogan, Associate Professor
BA, MSW and PhD in Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley
Dr. Sean R Hogan is a tenured associate professor in the Department of Social Work at California State University, Fullerton. Dr. Hogan received his doctoral training at the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Hogan’s research areas include welfare reform, social welfare policy analysis, program evaluation, and the effects of eliminating welfare benefits to low-income substance abusers. He has research experience analyzing and evaluating longitudinal data related to federal welfare policy initiatives. Dr. Hogan has academic interests in the social construction of social welfare problems and policies, as well as the effects of social capital on marginalized and disadvantaged populations. He has published on the history and construction of substance abuse policy in the United States and its relationship to social inequality. Currently, Dr. Hogan is principal investigator on a longitudinal research project examining the relationship between social capital and social welfare outcomes for former and current foster youth in higher education.
Principal investigator on a longitudinal study examining the health and wellbeing of former and current foster youth in higher education.