Angelis Rodriguez

  • Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Social Sciences

Contact Info:

  • 919.516.4623
  • Boyer Building Room 300C

Educational Background

B.A. – Sociology
North Carolina State University

M.A. – Social Work
North Carolina Central University

Area(s) of Research

  • Minority student under achievement and the barriers to educational attainment
  • Child welfare
  • Disabilities issues
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse treatment therapies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Policy
  • Program Evaluation
  • Forensic Social Work


  • LCSWA (current)
  • Effective Teaching (30 contact hours)
  • Academic Intervention
  • Program Design (15 contact hours)

Community Involvement

Provided literacy tutoring to K-12 students and other voluntary contributions to the surrounding community of Raleigh/Durham, NC.

Favorite Quote

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
-Martin Luther King, Jr.