Associate Professor of Social Work, Michigan State University

John R. Seita is an associate professor of social work at Michigan State University. He does teaching, research, student advising, and community involvement. His research interests include trauma informed research, aging out of foster care, transitioning to college, long -term residential care, and participation levels of foster care alumni in the child welfare system as leaders.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Professor of Social Work, Michigan State University

Honours

• Foster Care In America-December Face of a Foster Care Graduate (2009) • Named Anne E. Casey National Foster Care Alumni of the Year (2007) • Western Michigan University establishes the John Seita Scholarship Award (2007) • Named Starr Commonwealth Alumni of the Year (2000) • Named Starr Commonwealth Child Advocate of the Year (1997) • Member of Healing of Racism Task Force in Calhoun County, Michigan (1999)