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Social worker

David Fanshel, American social worker. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Air medal. Member American Association of University Professors, American Sociological Association, National Association Social Workers.

Background

Fanshel, David was born on July 29, 1923 in New York City. Son of Hyman and Clara (Kratchman) Fanshel.

Education

Bachelor of Specialized Studies, City College of New York, 1947. Master of Science, New York School Social Work, 1948. D.S.W. (fellow Russell Sage Foundation 1957-1959), Columbia University, 1960.

Career

Research director Family and Children's Service, Pittsburgh, 1955-1958. Director research Child Welfare League American, 1958-1963. Member faculty Columbia University School Social Work, since 1962, professor social work, 1965-1993.

Professor emeritus, since 1993.

Works

Membership

Member American Association of University Professors, American Sociological Association, National Association Social Workers.

Connections

Married Florence Greenberg, April 10, 1949. Children– Ethan Jules, Merrie Lee.

father:
Hyman Fanshel

mother:
Clara (Kratchman) Fanshel

spouse:
Florence Greenberg

child:
Ethan Jules Fanshel

child:
Merrie Lee Fanshel