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About Gil J. Villagran

I am a lifelong social worker--in direct practice, management, administration, and social work education. I retired as a senior lecturer in the School of Social Work at San Jose State University at the end of the fall semester 2016.


Present Lecturer, School of Social Work, San Jose State University

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Honors and Awards

  • NASW--Santa Clara County Chapter: Social Worker of the Year, 2012-13


  • SW 121 Social Policy I
  • SW 121 Social Policy II


1976 M.S.W., San Jose State University ‐ School of Social Work
1971 B.A., San Jose State University ‐ Philosophy

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