Precious Skinner-Osei, Ph.D.



Precious Skinner-Osei, Ph.D.

BSW Coordinator
Assistant Professor
Phyllis and Harvey Sandler
School of Social Work
(561) 297-3234 

Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road SO329
Bova Raton, FL 33431

Precious Skinner-Osei earned her Ph.D. from Barry University, MSW from Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University, and her BA from Florida State University. Her research interests are in the areas of criminal justice reform, justice-involved fathers, and trauma-informed care for justice-involved youth. She has professional experience with justice-involved parents and children, food insecurity, HIV/AIDS, persons experiencing homelessness, and community outreach. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, National Organization of Forensic Social Work, and International Association of Schools of Social Work. She is an affiliate of Florida Atlantic University’s Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Initiative, and serves on the boards of The Poverello Center, Inc., and Impact Justice & Equity Solutions, Inc.