Amy Blank Wilson

Amy Blank Wilson, MSW, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at the School of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She earned her PhD in Social Welfare from the University of Pennsylvania and completed an NIMH postdoctoral fellowship at the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research at Rutgers University. Amy is social worker and mental health services researcher with expertise in both quantitative and qualitative research methods. Since completing her Ph.D, Dr. Blank Wilson has been a PI or Co-PI on over 10 funded studies in the mental health and criminal justice systems.  She is currently a PI or Co-PI on three federally funded research projects focused on developing and testing interventions for people with serious mental illness.