Carol Jabs, PhD

Professor of Social Work

Chair, Department of Social Work

College of Arts and Sciences
College of Graduate and Innovative Programs

Director of Social Work Program

Dr. Jabs teaches sociology and social work courses to students at Concordia University Chicago. Dr. Jabs joined Concordia-Chicago’s faculty in 1981.


  • PhD, Social Work - University of Chicago; Chicago, IL
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), State of Illinois
  • MA, Social Work - University of Chicago; Chicago, IL
  • BA, Sociology and Psychology - Macalester College; St. Paul, MN


  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Alpha Kappa Delta