Positions

Overview

  • Jerry Marx, Ph.D., is a tenured, Associate Professor in the Department of Social Work at the University of New Hampshire. Before earning his Ph.D., he served as Executive Director of a community-based agency in Portland, Maine. Dr. Marx's research interest is community and administrative practice. In this context, he has published journal articles on such topics as human service volunteerism, online giving, and the charitable giving patterns of corporations, women, African Americans, and Hispanic Americans. Marx's scholarship resulted in a college research award in 1999 and an invitation to the first White House Conference on Philanthropy in 1999. His textbooks are Social Work and Social Welfare: An Introduction, co-authored with Anne Broussard, Fleur Hopper, and Dave Worster and published by Pearson/Allyn & Bacon (2011) and Social Welfare: The American Partnership, published by Allyn & Bacon in 2004. Dr. Marx's current research projects include a national survey of university-state child welfare training partnerships. In 2014, Dr. Marx was appointed director of the UNH Honors Program and currently splits his time between the social work department and his director duties.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2014 Ten emerging "communities" for social work education and practice.Social Work.  59:84-86. 2014
    2013 University-State Child Welfare Training Partnerships: The Challenge of Matching Dollar ContributionsAdministrative Sciences.  3:221-221. 2013
    2010 Deregulating social welfare.Social Work.  55:371-372. 2010
    2005 Faith-based versus fact-based social policy: the case of teenage pregnancy prevention.Social Work.  50:280-282. 2005
    2001 Response to Sun.Social Work.  46:83-84. 2001
    2000 Women and human services giving.Social Work.  45:27-38. 2000
    1999 Corporate philanthropy: What is the strategy?Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly.  28:185-198. 1999
    1999 Motivational characteristics associated with health and human service volunteersAdministration in Social Work.  23:51-+. 1999
    1998 Corporate strategic philanthropy: implications for social work.Social Work.  43:34-41. 1998
    1996 Strategic philanthropy: an opportunity for partnership between corporations and health/human service agencies.Administration in Social Work.  20:57-73. 1996
    1988 AN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE COUNSELING PROGRAM FOR ADOLESCENTSSocial Work.  33:517-520. 1988

    Book

    Year Title
    2016 ISBN 978-3-03842-263-1.  Ed. Marx, Jerry.  2016
    2011 Social Work and Social Welfare 2011
    2003 Social Welfare The American Partnership 2003

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2016 U.S. Volunteering in the Aftermath of the Great Recession: Were African Americans a Significant Factor?Social Sciences. 22-22. 2016
    2015 A Case Study in Organizing for Livable and Sustainable CommunitiesSocial Sciences. Ed. Marx, Jerry.  1-1. 2015

    Teaching Activities

  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2019
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2019
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2019
  • Social Work Practice II Taught course 2019
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2018
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2018
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2018
  • Honors/Healthy Communities Taught course 2017
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2017
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2017
  • Honor Symp/Healthy Communities Taught course 2016
  • Honors/Healthy Communities Taught course 2016
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2016
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2016
  • Honor Symp/Healthy Communities Taught course 2015
  • Honors/Healthy Communities Taught course 2015
  • Adv Generalist Practice IV Taught course 2015
  • Social Welfare Policy Taught course 2015
  • Social Welfare Policy II Taught course 2014
  • Social Welfare Policy Taught course 2014
  • Social Welfare Policy I Taught course 2014
  • Social Welfare Policy II Taught course 2013 - 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Business Admin.&Managemt, University of Southern Maine
  • D.S.W. Social Work, Boston College
  • M.S.W. Social Work, Boston College
  • Full Name

  • Jerry Marx