Jill Farrell

Jill FarrellJill Farrell, Research Assistant Professor

Contact Information:
Phone: (410) 706.6693
Fax: (410) 706.3085
E-mail: jfarrell@ssw.umaryland.edu
Room: 306 W.Redwood, 3rd Floor
Farrell CV

Mailing Information:
University of Maryland
School of Social Work
525 West Redwood Street
Baltimore, Maryland 2120


BA, Boston College
MA, PhD, University of Maryland

Expertise and Research Interests

Juvenile Justice
Implementation of Evidence-Based Practices
Racial Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System
Program Evaluation
Using Data to Inform Policy
Workforce Development

Recent Publications

Greeno, E. J., Fedina, L., Lee, B. R., Farrell, J., & Harburger, D. (in press). Psychological well-being, risk, and resilience of youth in out-of-home care and former foster youth. Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma. 

Bright, C. L., Farrell, J., Winters, A. M., Betsinger, S., & Lee, B. R. (2018). Family Centered Treatment, juvenile justice, and the grand challenge of smart decarceration. Research on Social Work Practice, 28(5), 638-645. 

Shipe, S. L., Shaw, T. V., Betsinger, S., & Farrell, J. L. (2017). Expanding the conceptualization of re-entry: The inter-play between child welfare and juvenile services. Children and Youth Services Review, 79, 256-262. 

Shaw, T. V., Lee, B. & Farrell, J. (2016). Introduction. Special Issue of the Journal of Public Child Welfare, 10(4), 349-351. 

Taxman, F. S., Henderson, C., Young, D., & Farrell, J. (2014).  The impact of training interventions on organizational readiness to support innovations in juvenile justice offices.  Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 41(2), 177-188.