Mary McKay, PhD

Mary McKay, PhD

inducted in 2012 Fellow

McKay is the Investigator for the Global Community Core and Professor at the Silver School of Social Work, and Director, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University.

Dr. McKay has achieved prominence in key areas of knowledge production, most notably community-based research and engagement with at-risk children and their families. The quality of her work has placed her among the top scholars in our field. She is a superb mentor and a generous sponsor of other’s work.