Dr. Darlyne Bailey

Professor and Dean Emeritus, Director, Social Justice Initiative, Graduate School of Social Work & Social Research
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
United States

Focus Areas

Community & Civic Engagement
Community Based Participatory Research
Higher Education
Social Justice
Religion / Faith / Spirituality
Social Justice


Darlyne Bailey is Professor and Dean Emeritus at the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research at Bryn Mawr College where she also serves as the President's Special Assistant for Community Partnerships. With a master's degree in Social Work and a doctorate in Organizational Behavior, Darlyne had long held leadership positions in higher education and community organizations. Her teaching, consultations, and community- based service and research are guided by her commitment to inclusivity, equity, and co- creation. As Darlyne soon assumes the leadership of a new initiative on Social Justice, her life's work remains--using the power of connection to ensure that individuals and communities fulfill their highest potential.