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Jeffrey Draine

Professor, On Leave
Social Work

Ritter Annex 554
1301 Cecil B. Moore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19122


Jeffrey Draine's primary research interests are rehabilitation, empowerment and recovery oriented services for people involved with the justice system who also live with behavioral health concerns. These include psychiatric disabilities, HIV, and addiction. After undergraduate education in rehabilitation and urban affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University, he received his social work Training at Temple University in social planning, and his Ph.D. at University of Pennsylvania in social welfare. He is also affiliated with the Temple University Collaborative on Community Inclusion. He began his career as an activist for homelessness and housing related causes in Richmond, Virginia. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare.


  • PhD, Social Welfare, University of Pennsylvania
  • MSW, Social Planning and Policy, Temple University
  • BS, Rehabilitation Services, Virginia Commonwealth University