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Derrik Tollefson

Derrik  Tollefson

Department Head - Professor

Educational Background

  • PhD - University of Utah, Graduate School of Social Work - 2001
  • MSW - University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work - 1995
  • BSW - Utah State University - 1994


Social Work Practice, Child Welfare, Family Violence, and Research Methods


Program Evaluation, Child Welfare, and Family Violence


Dr. Derrik Tollefson is Professor and Head of the Department of Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology at Utah State University. He and his wife Cassie live in Providence, UT. They have 4 children. The enjoy boating and camping together.