Positions

Overview

  • Cory Morton, PhD, MSW is interested in the prevention of child maltreatment through a focus on structuring communities to support family well-being. This research includes an investigation of how various features of the built environment (i.e. alcohol outlet density, social service array) are associated with rates of child abuse and neglect. His other research interests are concerned with child welfare practice and policy, including a focus on racial disproportionality in the child welfare system.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2019 The Implicit Curriculum: Student Engagement and the Role of Social MediaJournal of Social Work Education Journal of education for social work.  55:153-159. 2019
    2017 Behavioral and Substance Use Outcomes for Older Youth Living With a Parental Opioid Misuse: A Literature Review to Inform Child Welfare Practice and PolicyJournal of Public Child Welfare.  11:546-567. 2017
    2015 Prescription drug diversion: Predictors of illicit acquisition and redistribution in three U.S. metropolitan areasAIMS Public Health.  2:762-783. 2015
    2015 What Are Youth Asking About Drugs? A Report of NIDA Drug Facts Chat Day.Journal of Drug Education.  45:195-210. 2015
    2014 Neighborhood alcohol outlet density and rates of child abuse and neglect: moderating effects of access to substance abuse services.Child Abuse and Neglect.  38:952-961. 2014
    2014 Do metropolitan HIV epidemic histories and programs for people who inject drugs and men who have sex with men predict AIDS incidence and mortality among heterosexuals?Annals of Epidemiology.  24:304-311. 2014
    2014 Community pharmacies and addictive products: sociodemographic predictors of accessibility from a mixed GWR perspectiveGIScience and Remote Sensing.  51:99-113. 2014
    2013 The Moderating Effect of Substance Abuse Service Accessibility on the Relationship between Child Maltreatment and Neighborhood Alcohol Availability.Children and Youth Services Review.  35:1933-1940. 2013
    2013 An Exploration of Child Welfare Investigation Disparity Differences Between StatesJournal of Public Child Welfare.  7:79-97. 2013
    2013 Examining tobacco outlet concentration in New Jersey: does income and ethnicity matter?Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse Drugs and Society.  12:197-209. 2013
    2013 Optimizing geriatric social work education: program and individual characteristics that promote competencies.Journal of Gerontological Social Work.  56:356-377. 2013
    2012 Understanding extended involvement with the child welfare systemChildren and Youth Services Review.  34:1974-1981. 2012
    2011 A critique of methods used to describe the overrepresentation of African Americans in the child welfare systemChildren and Youth Services Review.  33:1538-1542. 2011
    2011 Measuring youth empowerment: validation of a Sociopolitical Control Scale for Youth in an urban community contextJournal of Community Psychology.  39:592-605. 2011
    2011 Tobacco outlet density and demographics at the tract level of analysis in New Jersey: A statewide analysisDrugs: Education, Prevention and Policy.  18:47-52. 2011
    2010 The importance of income in the link between tobacco outlet density and demographics at the tract level of analysis in New Jersey.Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse Drugs and Society.  9:249-259. 2010
    2010 Tobacco sales in community pharmacies: remote decisions and demographic targetsJournal of Community Psychology.  38:39-48. 2010

    Principal Investigator On

    Teaching Activities

  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2019
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2019
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2018
  • Social Welfare Policy II Taught course 2018
  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2018
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2018
  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2017
  • Social Welfare Policy I Taught course 2017
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2017
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2017
  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2016
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2016
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2016
  • Data Analysis and Statistics Taught course 2016
  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2016
  • Research Methods in Soc Work Taught course 2015
  • Research Methods Social Work Taught course 2015
  • Education And Training

  • B.A., University of Tennessee
  • M.S.W. Social Work, East Tn State University
  • Ph.D. Social Work, Rutgers University
  • Full Name

  • Cory Morton
  • Mailing Address

  • University of New Hampshire, Durham

    Social Work

    55 College Road, Pettee Hall 119B

    Durham, New Hampshire  03824

    United States