Professor Adjoa Aiyetoro is the 2014 recipient of the Washington University in St. Louis George Warren Brown School of Social Work’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Each year, the Brown School community recognizes alumni who have demonstrated the highest levels of professional achievement in the field of social work.
Before joining the Bowen faculty in 2004, Professor Aiyetoro had a career as a human rights attorney. She has continued that work through community and professional involvement, research and scholarship, and hosting symposia and professional development.
She has extensive experience working domestically and internationally to obtain remedies for historical and present day wrongs to people of color, women and other oppressed groups.
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