Faculty & Staff
Sylvia I. Mignon, PhD
Professor of Human Services, College of Public and Community Service and Professor of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts Program Director, Masters of Science in Human Services and Forensic Services Certificate Programs
Areas of Expertise
Substance Abuse, Family Violence, and the Death Penalty
PhD, Northeastern University
Professional Publications & Contributions
Sylvia Mignon is the Director of the Master of Science in Human Services Program. She has over 35 years of experience in the human services field in settings such as hospitals, substance abuse treatment programs, and correctional facilities. Her research and publication specialty areas include substance abuse, family violence, and the death penalty. Dr. Mignon's book on family abuse and her book on substance use and abuse are widely used in the academy as authoritative texts on these subjects.