Concetta Pucci

Lecturer II/BA Field Faculty/Field Program Assistant
Social Work

Concetta Pucci

Phone Numbers

202-250-2393 (VP)



Hall Memorial Building S338C

Dr. Concetta Pucci is the BSW Field Faculty in the Department of Social Work at Gallaudet University. She has taught versatile courses in the Department of Social Work since 2008 as an adjunct and now a faculty member. She taught courses including introduction to social work, human development in the social environment, social welfare policies, practices at micro-, mezzo-, and macro-levels, field practicum, and social work theories. Also, she provides support to all social work students in their field education including facilitating field seminars and providing clinical supervision.

Dr. Pucci received her Bachelor of Science in Social Work (B.S.S.W.) from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2001 then received Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) from New York University in 2002. Then, she worked as a school social worker at Lexington School for the Deaf in New York City for several years then decided to return to school to earn a Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Special Education Administration at Gallaudet University in 2012. Dr. Pucci also volunteers as a Board Chair for DAWN—a non-profit organization that supports and safeguards survivors of domestic violence in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Dr. Pucci is a licensed graduate-level social worker meanwhile, she is currently doing clinical work at Deaf-REACH, McClendon Center, and National Deaf Therapy to obtain her clinical license.

To balance her work life, she enjoys running in half marathons, working out in high impact interval classes, cooking new recipes, sampling food at restaurants, traveling and visiting new places, and spending quality time with her loved ones.    

  • Bachelor of Science in Social Work, B.S.S.W. at Rochester Institute of Technology, 2001
  • Master of Social Work, M.S.W. at New York University, 2002
  • Doctorate of Philosophy,Ph.D. in Special Education Administration at Gallaudet University, 2012
  • Licensed in Graduate-level of Social Work, L.G.S.W., 2015 


  • SWK 204: Professional Communication for Social Workers
  • SWK 482: Social Work Practice IV: Organizations and Communities 
  • SWK 486: Social Work Practicum II: Internship 

FALL 2019

  • SWK 203: Introduction to Social Work
  • SWK 304: Social Welfare Policy
  • SWK 484: Social Work Practicum I: Internship


  • Co-coordinate Field Education Orientation for BSW students
  • Co-coordinate Field Education Orientation for MSW students 
  • Co-coordinate Field Education Orientations for Field Supervisors and Liaisons 
  • Participate in BSW Program meetings
  • Participate in Department meetings
  • Serve as an Academic Advisor to students 
  • Serve on BSW Ad-Hoc Committee focusing on Attendance and Quality of Participation Policy
  • Attend MuPi-sponsored events 


  • Participate in New Faculty Orientation Week and New Faculty Brown Bag meetings
  • Participate in Professional Development Week 
  • Obtain Title IX training certificate 
  • Participate in Bilingual Approaches Seminar training - Level 1 
  • Participate in Open House events


  • Provide pro bono clinical social work service at Deaf REACH
  • Provide pro bono clinical psychoeducational group at McClendon Center
  • Serve as Board Chair for DAWN
  • Serve as a member of The American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association (ADARA)


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002