Dr. Selena T. Rodgers
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.
Technology Informational Sharing
Eleven 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.
Road to Success with Hosts Swati Polce and Lillian Chen with guest Dr. Selena Rodgers and Mr. Randy Punter.
TMI w Ajani Brown and special guest Dr. Rodgers - Interview Themes: Fulbright Specialist, International Social Work Experience, Mentoring, Women’s History Month
Accomplishments for 2013-2014
Welcome to the 4th Issue of the Social Work Field Education Signature Pedagogy E-Newsletter. Browse this Issue to read about student field orientation, Social Work Matters’ special brunch, Field Director’s six-year involvement with student lobbying, and Field Instructor’s workshops beyond the classroom...
Dr. Rodgers has served as the Associate Vice President for Safe Horizon’s (formerly Victim Services) Queens Community and Criminal Justice Programs, one of the nation’s leading and largest crime victim assistance and advocacy organization in the country.
York Social Work professor, Dr. Selena T. Rodgers is featured in J. Walter Thompson Differenter Program, now in its fifth year. The mission of the series is to highlight the achievements of New Yorkers who make a difference in the lives of African Americans here and around the world. The Innovators of Change documentary series celebrates Black History Month with the narrative of five everyday people whose efforts have had an extraordinary impact within the African-American community.
We hold in our hands the power to shape not only our own but the nation’s future — Dr. Dorothy I. Height. A salute to Social Work Change Agents, York Social Work Advisory Board, Sexual Harassment presentation.
During Fall 2011, 70 Social Work students enrolled in Field Placement and Seminar course and provided over 14,000 hours of invaluable service to community agencies. In Spring 2012, over 50 students have applied to enter field education.
Social Workers 'Stand Up'
Margarett Alexandre is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Nursing and Selena T. Rodgers is an Associate Professor in the Department of Social Work at York College of the City University of New York, School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs.