Johanna Barkei, MSW, APSW

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Social Work
  • MSW Field Director, Social Work Field Education
  • Title IV-E CWTP Project Manager, Social Work

Johanna Barkei is the director of social work field education in the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. She joined the Social Work Department in October 2014 as the field liaison for the Title IV-E Child Welfare Training Program (CWTP) and now helps run its day-to-day operations.

Johanna's previous experience includes direct practice and supervision in child welfare.


  • MSW, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007
  • B.A., Social Work, Sociology, Certificate in Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006

Professional Interests:

  • Child Welfare system reform, recruitment, and retention