Todd I. Herrenkohl, PhD, MSW

Todd I. Herrenkohl, Ph.D.

Professor and Marion Elizabeth Blue Endowed Chair in Children and Families, School of Social Work

1080 South University
Ann Arbor 48109

Office: 734-763-9382; Fax: 734-763-3372

E-mail: tih[at]umich[dot]edu

Curriculum Vitae

Biography, Education


Dr. Herrenkohl is Professor and Marion Elizabeth Blue Professor of Child and Family at the University of Michigan School of Social Work. Formerly, he was Professor and Co-Director of the 3DL Partnership at the School of Social Work, University of Washington. His scholarship focuses on the correlates and consequences of child maltreatment, risk and resiliency, and positive youth development. His funded studies and publications examine health-risk behaviors in children exposed to adversity, protective factors that buffer against early risk exposure, and prevention. An international scholar, Dr. Herrenkohl works with policy makers, school and child welfare professionals, and community partners to increase the visibility, application, and sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices in prevention, social emotional learning, and trauma-responsive care.


PhD, Social Welfare, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1998
MSW, Simmons College, Boston, MA, 1993
BA, Social Relations, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, 1991