Cynthia Bradley-King

  • Clinical Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator, Child Welfare Education for Baccalaureates (CWEB)

Cynthia Bradley-King, PhD, MSW, is a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Academic Coordinator for the Child Welfare Education for Baccalaureates (CWEB) Program, at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work. Dr. Bradley-King does research in child maltreatment, disproportionality in child welfare services and public child welfare workforce issues. Dr. Bradley-king has been named Social Worker of the month by the NASW-PA as well as Deserving Social Worker in 2015 by Social Worker magazine.

Research Interests

  • Child welfare in the US
  • Disproportionate racial representation in public child welfare
  • Grant Writing
  • Social Administration
  • Foster care and Adoption


Areas of Expertise