Office: 2173 JFSB
Phone: 801-422-4410
Kevin Shafer, Assistant Professor

Department: Social Work



Kevin Shafer has been an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work at Brigham Young University since 2011. His work addresses men's mental health, fathering, and how paternal mental health impacts father involvement and child wellbeing.


  • PhD, The Ohio State University, 2009
  • MA, The Ohio State University, 2005
  • BA, The Ohio State University, 2002

Research Interests

• Men’s mental health • Fathering • Stepfamilies • Romantic relationships • Intersections of these issues, both in the United States and Latin America (Brazil)

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