Full-Time Faculty

Gary Bailey, M.S.W., A.C.S.W.

Professor of Practice

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Education

B.A. - Eliot Pearson School of Child Study & Tufts University
M.S.W. - Boston University School of Social Work
L.H.D(h.c) University of Connecticut

Courses Taught

SW 401 - Social Policy and Services
SW 409 - Realities of Racism and Oppression in Today's World
SW 501 - Themes in Gerontological Practice
SW 523 - Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers
SW 583 - Social Action and Gerontological Practice


Selected Publications

Bailey, G. (2012). Human rights and sexual orientation. In L.M. Healy & R.J. Link (Eds.), Handbook of international social work: Human rights, development, and the global profession. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Bailey, G. (2012, January). Our bodies, ourselves- 40 years later. News and views international social work. 55(1), 131-133.

Bailey, G. (2011, July). News and Views. [Electronic version]. International social work. 54(4), 610-613.

Bailey, G. (2011, January). News and Views. [Electronic version]. International social work. 54(1), 154-156.

Bailey,G. (2011). Social determinants and mental health- An international perspective. In S. Bahrer-Kohler (Ed.), Social determinants and mental health. Nova Publishing.

Bailey, G. (2010). HIV-Related Political and Legislative Intervention. In C. Poindexter (Ed.), Handbook of HIV and social work: Principles, practice, and populations. (pp. 173-181). London: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.


Selected Presentations

Bailey, G., (2012, March). Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. Presented at the Congressional Social Work Caucus Anniversary Celebration. Washington, DC.

Bailey,G., (2012, March). Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. Panel conducted at the Global Student Social Work Conference, Fordham University-Lincoln Center. New York, NY.

Bailey, G.,Yuen, A. and Rollet, C. (2012, March). Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. Panel conducted at the United Nations for United Nations Social Work Day 2012. New York, NY.

Bailey,G., (2012, February). Global Youth Unemployment. Televised panel discussion. http://english.cri.cn/8706/2012/02/09/2861s680056.htm. Web editor: Wu You

Joyner, M. C., Adams, J. P., Bailey, G., Davis, L. E. & McRoy, R. G. (2011, October). Social work education and the movement to eradicate racial disparities (CSWE Presidident's Panel). Presented at the 57th Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education. Atlanta, GA.

Bailey, G., Kamya, H., Newman, P. & Farley, J. (2011, October). If not now, when? Social work's role in advancing global LGBT rights. Presented at the 57th Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education. Atlanta, GA.

Bailey, G. (2011, June). A queer history of the United States. Panel Presentation at United End Settlements (USES), Boston, MA.

Bailey, G. (2011, May). The social determinants of mental health: An international perspective. Presented at the 2011 Golda Edinburg Lecture at McLean Hospital,

Bailey, G. (2011, May). University of Kansas School of Welfare Hooding Ceremony. Presented at the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare. Lawrence, KA.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). Social workers change futures. Presented at the 2011 NASW-MA Legislative and Advocacy Day at the Massachusetts State House, Boston, MA.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). The global social work agenda. Presented at Social Work Day at the United Nations, New York, NY.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). Power of Social Work. Presented at Pyramid Builder, Roxbury, MA.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). The global agenda for social work and social development. Presented at the Global International Student Conference at New York University, New York, NY.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). There are no outcasts. Presented at Safe Homes: People of Courage Awards Dinner, Worcester, MA.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). Keynote address presented at the NASW South Carolina Annual Conference, Columbia, SC.

Bailey, G. (2011, March). The soul of social work: Human rights and the social work profession—A call to action, Presented at Alexandria VA Hospital. Alexandria, LA.

Bailey, G. (2010, November). The society for social work leadership in health care. Presented at the Kermit Nash Memorial Lecture, Tampa, FL.

Bailey, G. (2010, August). The color of fear: The paradox of race and oppression in the new millennium institutional racism and the social work profession. Presented at Simmons School of Social Work Student Orientation Lecture, Boston, MA.

Bailey, G. (2010, July). The color of fear: the paradox of race and oppression in the new millennium, Presented at Smith College School of Social Work. Northampton, MA.

Bailey, G. (2010, July). The Road to Cultural Competence: Mapping the Social Work Journey. Presented at the Summer Cultural Sensitivity Conference sponsored by the Wyoming Office of Multicultural health, Casper, WY.

Bailey, G. (2010, June). Youth violence: Beyond crime and punishment. Presented at WGBH's Basic Black Live, Boston, MA.

Bailey, G. (2010, April). Human rights and social justice: The soul of social work, will our commitment of equity determine our future? Presented at The University of Kansas School of Social Welfare and the Social Work Alumni Society Social Work Day, Lawrence, KA.

Bailey, G. (2009, May). Gave a series of workshops and speeches throughout Israel as a part of the Funds outreach to African American leaders to visit Israel. Presented by the United States-Israel Educational Foundation (USIEF), Israel.


Consulting and Professional Activity

President, the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW), Bern Switzerland
Member, Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Global Commission 
Member, Board of Directors the Massachusetts Educational Financial Authority (MEFA)
Member, Board of Directors, Fenway High School.  Boston, Ma.
Past Chair,  National Social Work Public Education Campaign. (www.helpstartshere.org)
Past Chair, Policy, Advocacy and Representation Commission (PARC) International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) Bern, Switzerland. (www.ifsw.com)
Past President (2003-2005) National Association of Social Workers (NASW). (www.naswdc.org)
Past President North American Region (2003-2006) International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW), Berne Switzerland. www.ifsw.org


Awards and Honors

  • Social Worker of the Year by both the National and Massachusetts NASW (1998)
  • Boston University School of Social Work Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Social Work
  • Fenway Community Health Center's Congressman Gerry Studds Visibility Award (1996)
  • Wayne S Wright Advocacy Award from the Multicultural AIDS Coalition (1997)
  • AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts Bayard Rustin Spirit Award (1997)
  • Named a Social Work Pioneer by NASW (2005)
  • Named an"Ambassador of Caring for the Needs of Diverse Families" by the Center for Family Connections in Cambridge, Massachusetts (2006)
  • Legacy of Caring Award from the Devereux Center -Massachusetts (2007)
  • Cecil and Ida Green Honors Professor, at Texas Christian University (2008)
  • The State Directors Award for Excellence in Social Work Leadership from the South Carolina Office of Public Health (2008)
  • Among 25 individuals honored by the AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts as someone whose contributions in the fight against AIDS over the last two-and-a-half decades have been "invaluable in the care for those affected by HIV/AIDS and to prevent new infections." (2010)
  • Bayard Rustin Award for Courage from the AIDS Action Committee (2011)
  • "Man of the Year" at Union United Methodist Church, Boston, Massachusetts (2012)

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