Colleen Janczewski, PhD, MSW

Policy and Practice Analyst

Dr. Colleen Janczewski is a policy and practice analyst at ICFW and an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. Her research interests include child maltreatment and improving public systems that serve children and families. She has expertise in applying advanced statistical techniques to inform policy decisions and practice innovations in social service systems.

In terms of ICFW projects, Dr. Janczewski is currently the lead evaluator of the Alternative Response in Wisconsin evaluation, for the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families. She is also on the evaluation team for the FACT Study, the Healthy Families Study, Family Foundations Home Visiting Program, and the Trauma and Recover Project. Dr. Janczewski holds a Ph.D. in social welfare from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a master’s degree in social work from Virginia Commonwealth University.