Steven M. Eidelman

Steven M. Eidelman

Steven M. Eidelmanm MSW, MBA
H. Rodney Sharp Professor of Human Services Policy and Leadership
Human Development & Family Studies

Professor of Public Administration
School of Urban Affairs and Public Policy


Office: 111 Alison Hall, Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-8536 or 831-2574; Email:

Courses taught:
HDFS 402: Child and Family Policy
  HDFS 667-12: Leadership for the Vulnerable Population
  HDFS 880: Families, Disabilities, Institutions

Policy and practice for people with intellectual and developmental in community-based settings.  Services for this population have a federal root and are implemented by state government in conjunction with primarily private not for profit organizations.  Focus on leadership and leadership development, transformation of community services from congregate to individually designed and controlled models.

Interests and activities:
Systems transformation in Central and Eastern Europe, development of professional leaders for the future.

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