Durham native Alan Ellis came to NC State in July 2014 after 17 years at UNC-Chapel Hill, which he spent in various research capacities, including 11 years as a research associate at the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research. In addition to research, Ellis enjoys writing and teaching.
Ph.D. Social Work University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2012
MSW Social Work University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1996
B.A. Computer Science and Spanish Dartmouth College 1990
Area(s) of Expertise
Research: mental health services, mental health promotion, child well-being, social skills, methods for comparative effectiveness research, teaching and learning. Teaching: evaluation of social work practice, social justice. Other expertise: conflict resolution.