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2017 Doctoral Student of the Year
Tenesha Littleton

Tenesha Littleton
Tenesha Littleton 2017
Doctoral Student of the Year

Hometown: New Orleans, La

Areas of focus/interest: Research at the intersection of child maltreatment and mental health, particularly in prevention and early intervention in child maltreatment, as well as understanding the psychosocial outcomes of children who have been involved in the child welfare system.

Honors received while attending UGA: SREB Doctoral Scholar Program Award

Activities while at UGA: Student representative on the doctoral program committee, SSW Alumni Survey Project, graduate research assistant

Proudest accomplishment as a student: Being named an SREB Doctoral Scholar

Post-graduation plans or goals: Become a faculty member at a research university