Pierce receives TAF Teaching Award for outstanding teaching
Sarah Pierce, Associate Professor and Robert J. and Eugene East Bujol Alumni Professor in the School of Social Work, received the Tiger Athletic Foundation Undergraduate Teaching Award for outstanding teaching. She was honored at a reception at the Lod Cook Alumni Center on May 4, 2016.
Pierce’s areas of expertise include the adult-child relationship, and predictors of sensitive parenting and caregiving.
Pierce received her PhD in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, her master’s in Child Development and Family Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, her masters of arts in English History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her bachelors in European History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The LSU School of Social Work (SSW) aspires to be a leading graduate school of social work, a vibrant center of intellectual development, a leader in promoting and supporting diverse communities, and an advocate for an integrated and inclusive model of social work, all within a learning environment that supports best educational practices. The Child and Family Studies (CFS) undergraduate degree integrates theory, research, and practice to focus on child development and family dynamics. Visit the School of Social Work at socialwork.lsu.edu
The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is a nationally accredited division of Louisiana State University. The College is comprised of the School of Education, the School of Leadership and Human Resource Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Library and Information Science, the School of Social Work, and the University Laboratory School. These combined schools offer 8 undergraduate degree programs and 18 graduate programs, enrolling more than 1,900 undergraduate and 977 graduate students. The College is committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching, research, and service and is continually working to improve its programs. Visit the College of Human Sciences & Education at chse.lsu.edu.