Leon Chestang

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
Barbara Solomon School of Social Work
Master of Social Work (MSW)

Leon Chestang is a social work scholar widely known for his published work in most areas of the social work curriculum. He has published over 30 articles. He has taught at the University of Chicago, the University of Alabama, Wayne State University where he was Dean for 19 years, Jackson State University, and Alabama State University.


PhD, The University of Chicago

MSW, Washington University

BA, Blackburn College


Chestang, L. (2015). Forword to Book.