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Dan Petersen

Professor, Human Services/Associate Dean
School of Applied Studies
School of Applied Studies
Contact
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
785.670.2115
Degrees & Certifications
The University of Kansas, Master of Arts
The University of Kansas, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

Doctorate in Psychology

Teaching
  • SW 390 ED, Contemp Iss in Social Work
  • SW 585 GED, Special Topics
  • SW 615 GA, Psychopharmacology
Scholarly Interests/Activities
Victim/Survivor Services
Victimization of Persons with Disabilities
Bio and Psycho Aspects of Trauma
Problem Solving as a Form of Critical Thinking.
Service Interests/Activities
Senior Faculty Member
National Victim Assistance Academy, OVC-USDOJ
Member of National Consortium on Standards for Victim Assistance, OVC-USDOJ
Behavior Science Regulatory Board, sub-committee on Addiction Counseling
Executive Board, American Society of Victimology
Executive Board, Joint Center on Violence and Victim Studies
Career Accomplishments
Co-founder of the American Society of Victimology
Co-founder of the Joint Center on Violence and Victim Studies
Being able to teach