Edmon Tucker, JD, MSW, PhD, LCSW

Edmon Tucker, JD, MSW, PhD, LCSW

Assistant Professor


PhD, MSW, Florida International University
JD, Southern Methodist University
BA, Emory University

Areas of Interest

Program evaluation, adolescents at risk, LGBTQ social disparities, law & social work, and community behavioral health Biography


Dr. Ed Tucker is an Assistant Professor at Barry University School of Social Work. He received his B.A. at Emory University; his J.D. at Southern Methodist University, where he was Leading Articles Editor for the SMU Law Review; and his M.S.W. and Ph.D. from Florida International University, where he received the Outstanding Graduate Scholar Award. Dr. Tucker teaches practice, research, and human development courses. He has several years of social work practice experience, primarily in community behavioral health. His research and community service interests include LGBTQ social disparities, vicarious trauma, therapeutic jurisprudence, mindfulness practices, and community behavioral health. Dr. Tucker is also a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Florida.