School of Social Work

David Wagner, Ph.D., MSW

Emeritus Professor of Social Work and Sociology

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Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Sociology, City University of New York
  • M.A., Labor Studies, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
  • M.S.W., Social Work, Columbia University
  • B.A., History, Columbia University


David was a professor at the School of Social work from 1988-2016 and is now retired in Long Beach, CA. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Columbia University, a Labor Studies Master’s degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the City University of New York.