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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

CAROL MINOR BOYD

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SOCIAL WORK
PROFESSOR EMERITA OF SOCIAL WORK
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208 LONGSTREET
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7336
Joined UM: 07/01/2004

Areas of Expertise

  • ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATION
  • SOCIAL WORK

Brief Bio

Carol Minor Boyd is chair and Professor of Social Work. Dr. Boyd received her Ed.D. in education administration at Delta State University and her MSW degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. For 19 years she has served as a department chair of social work (8 years at the University of Mississippi and 12 years at Delta State University). During the 2011-12 school-year she served as Interim Dean of the School of Applied Sciences. Dr. Boyd is an accreditation site visitor for the Council on Social Work Education. Dr. Boyd continues to work with the Association of Social Work Board (the agency that develops and administers the social work license examinations). She has also served in various capacities with the National Association of Social Workers. Her research has been in the area of abstinence education.

Degrees

BA
SOCIAL WORK
DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY/CLEVELAND, MISSISSIPPI (1979)
MSW
SOCIAL WORK
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI/HATTIESBURG, MISSISSIPPI (1981)
EDD
PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY/CLEVELAND, MISSISSIPPI (2003)

Committee Memberships

Curr & Policy - Sch of App Sciences
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University Standing Committee
STEM-Stud Recruit/Reten/Career Placemnt
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Tenure & Promotion - Sch of Applied Sci.
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