John Gallagher, Ph.D., LSW, LCAC

Associate Professor, IU South Bend

Wiekamp Hall, 2221
1800 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, Indiana 46634
Office: (574) 520-4464
johngall@iupui.edu

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Dr. John Gallagher is an Associate Professor for Indiana University school of social work where he teaches in the mental health and addictions concentration, and he is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) and Licensed Clinical Addiction Counselor (LCAC).  He received his A.A. in criminal justice from Harrisburg Area Community College, B.A. in criminal justice and psychology from Alvernia University, M.S.W. from Marywood University, and Ph.D. in social work from the University of Texas at Arlington.  The title of his dissertation was Evaluating drug court effectiveness and exploring racial disparities in drug court outcomes: A mixed methods study.  His research agenda involves exploring the factors that may contribute to racial disparities in drug court outcomes and completing program evaluations for drug courts.