Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Julie Birkenmaier, Ph.D., LCSW,is the Director of Field Education and an Associate Professor at Saint Louis University School of Social Work.nbsp; She teaches community practice in the BSSW and MSW program.nbsp; Her research interests and publications include the areas of field education, older adults, community economic development, financial education, financial credit and the poor and financial credit and asset building. Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.D., LCSW,is a Professor, and former Director of Field Education at Saint Louis University School of Social Work.nbsp; She is also Senior Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Dean of the School of Professional Studies. She currently teaches in the BSSW program.nbsp; Her research interests include family caregivingnbsp;and driving and older adults.nbsp; Among numerous other publications, she has authoredSocial Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation. (2010) (2 nd ed.). Boston: McGraw- Hill Publishers.