Lorraine M. Gutiérrez

Arthur F Thurnau Professor, Professor of Psychology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, and Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work

Lorraine M. Gutiérrez, School of Education

Professor Lorraine Gutiérrez has a joint appointment with the School of Social Work (SSW) and Department of Psychology at the University of Michigan and is a faculty associate in American Culture. She also is a member of the SSW Community Organization Learning Community. Her teaching and scholarship focuses on multicultural praxis in communities, organizations and higher education. She brings to her work community-based practice and research in multiethnic communities in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Detroit and Seattle. Current projects include identifying strategies for multicultural community-based research and practice, multicultural education for social work practice, and identifying effective methods for learning about social justice. Her contributions to undergraduate education have been recognized by the Arthur F. Thurnau Professorship. She is currently an editor or the Journal of Community Practice.

In the School of Education, Gutiérrez teaches courses in the following program(s):
Combined Program in Education and Psychology




School of Social Work Building, Room 3828, 1080 S. University Ave.

734.936.1450 lorraing@umich.edu