Dr. Selena T. Rodgers

Dr. Selena T. Rodgers

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Selena T. Rodgers is an Associate Professor at York College of the City University of New York, School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs in the Department of Social Work. She coordinates and teaches Social Research Methods II. Her research agenda includes, post-traumatic growth and socio-cultural factors in multi-cultural and multi-ethnic groups, Black women discourse on issues of leadership, mentoring and trauma- and stressor exposures. Dr. Rodgers also has a passion for student mentoring and strengthening communities locally and globally.

The link address is:http://york.cuny.edu/portal_college/srodgers

Social Work Lobby Day

Eight years and counting...Dr. Rodgers has collaborated with several social work faculty members providing guidance to the York College Social Work Empowering and Encouraging Together (SWEET) formally Social Work Club in organizing their annual Legislative Action Day to Albany, NY.

Students have advocated advancing the legislative agenda of New York State Social Work Education, the National Association of Social Workers, and York College/CUNY.

Students have engaged in full day meetings with NYS Assembly, Senate members, and their senior staff.  On several occasions, students have joined with York’s President Marcia V. Keizs and Director of Government and Community Relations, Earl Simmons.

Social Work Day pic

Success Outside of College - Women's Success

Road to Success with Hosts Swati Polce and Lillian Chen with guest Dr. Selena Rodgers and Mr. Randy Punter.

Interview Themes:

U.S. Fulbright Scholar, Mentoring, Respect, Self Care, Social Work Experience, Student Scholars, Support Systems and Mentoring.  Podcast available can be found at YCradio.org

Women Overachieving in Academics

TMI w Ajani Brown and special guest Dr. Rodgers - Interview Themes: Fulbright Specialist, International Social Work Experience, Mentoring, Women’s History Month

Interview Themes:

Fulbright Specialist, International Social Work Experience, Mentoring, Women’s History Month. Podcast available can be found at YCradio.org

Fulbright Specialits at York College/CUNY

To learn more about The Fulbright Specialist program of the United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, please visit: http://www.cies.org/program/fulbright-specialist-program