James P. (Ike) Adams, Jr.

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James P. (Ike) Adams, Jr.

James P. (Ike) Adams, Jr., is dean emeritus of the University of Kentucky's College of Social Work. He previously served at the University of Alabama as dean of the School of Social Work and was executive assistant to the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs.

 

Adams holds a BA in sociology from Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, MS, an MSW in social work research from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a PhD in social work policy, planning, and administration from the University of Minnesota.