Lois A Bosch

Professor Emerita

CB 51

I encourage students to link theory to practice and to demonstrate their learning in practical ways. To facilitate our learning together, students are encouraged to bring perspectives from their own life experiences. Our work together can be challenging and life-changing!


  • B.A. Northwestern College
  • M.S.W. University of Iowa
  • Ph.D. University of Illinois

Current Research Interests

  • Licensure standards for non-native English speakers
  • Parent participation in policy development
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Social work in schools
  • Social policy reform
  • Empowerment/strengths perspective
  • Interagency collaboration
  • Parent participation
  • Dual relationships in rural areas