Jeffry Thigpen, Ph.D., MSW

Associate Professor, Senior BSW Program Director

Area of responsibility: IUPUI & IU Fort Wayne

ES 4138K
902 West New York Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
Office: (317) 278-8453
jthigpen@iupui.edu

Area of Interest:

Dr. Jeffry Thigpen's research interests include childhood sexual behavior, sexual development, sexual culture within families, and sexual health.  Dr. Thigpen earned a B.S. in Public Health from Indiana University, a M.S.W. from Wayne State University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago‚Äôs School of Social Service Administration. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in research, human behavior theory, and practice.