Faculty Directory

Robert Rosales

Part-Time Faculty


Robert Rosales, Ph.D., MSW is an adjunct professor at the School of Social Work. His research interests focus on ethnoracial disparities in behavioral health and service access. His dissertation assessed the effects of the Affordable Care Act on the provision of integrated care and Hispanics’ access to care. In 2016, he was awarded a doctoral fellowship from the Council on Social Work Education’s Minority Fellowship to fund his doctoral studies at Boston College. After receiving his Ph.D., he accepted an NIH-funded postdoctoral fellowship at Brown University’s Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies. He is currently working on an R01 project examining alcohol use and mental health outcomes among heavy drinking Hispanics who received a culturally and socially adapted motivational intervention.

Selected Grants

2018-present: Alcohol Intervention Treatment Outcome Research Training
Agency: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Type: T32 AA007459 (PI: P. Monti)

Selected Appointments

2018-present: Postdoctoral Fellow, Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies
2018-present: Visiting Scientist, Northeastern University, Department of Applied Psychology
2016-2018: Minority Fellow, Council on Social Work Education, Minority Fellowship Program

Clinical Practice Experience

2013-2014: Clinical Social Work Intern, Boston Medical Center