Elizabeth Bishop, EdD, MSSW

Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
711 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38105
Phone: 901-448-3127
Secondary Phone: 901-359-7927
Email: ebishop@uthsc.edu
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Last Updated: December 12, 2016

Elizabeth Bishop

Primary Activity Coordinators: Community Education Director
Training Director
Discipline(s): Social Work
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Research: Program Evaluation, Leadership Development, Program Efficacy
Education: Leadership training for medical and social services professionals.
Service: Community outreach and advocacy, awareness and prevention.


2015 Doctor of Education, Adult Education
University of Memphis, Memphis

Dissertation: Adult Leadership Development And Spirituality In Martial Arts: A Grounded Theory Study On Servant Leadership In A Non-Commercial Taekwondo Dojang

2001 Master of Science and Social Work
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

1997 Bachelors of Arts, Social Work
University of Memphis, Memphis

Training Coordinator/ Community Education Coordinator, University of Tennessee Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, Memphis, TN
Develop and administer graduate leadership training curriculum to at least 25 students per year. Develop and implement 6-10 professional trainings and workshops per year. Assist local and state agencies with conference planning and continuing education events. Maintain and administer Professional Continuing Education Accreditation for multiple organizations. Act as BCDD representative to local, state and national advocacy and disability groups. Maintain established online programs in SharePoint, Listservs, Media Site. Data coordinator for federal grant reporting. Program evaluation and research duties. Webmaster/Social Media coordinator.