College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Peter Fawson received his MSW and PhD from the University of Utah, College of Social Work. Dr. Fawson has conducted program evaluations for the juvenile and criminal justice systems in multiple states. He has developed, implemented, and evaluated a violence prevention program targeting teen dating violence. Peter’s research interests consist of partner violence, healthy masculinities, prevention and intervention programs, and moral social work. His work has been presented at international and national conferences and published in numerous respected journals. Dr. Fawson has taught research courses for PhD, MSW, and, BSW students, biosocial courses, and practice assessment courses.