Department of Social Work

Laimute Zalimiene

Head Assoc. Prof. Laimutė Žalimienė

Phone: +370 5 266 76 10

E-mail: laima.zalimiene@fsf.vu.lt

Main research areas at the department:

• Social work and social services in the context of multicultural environment and transformation of society
• Labour market and modernization of the system of social welfare

Research interests:

• Development of social services in Lithuania
• Social and cultural integration of persons with disabilities
• Poverty and social exclusion
• Intercultural education and communication
• Effectiveness of social protection measures, pensions and social security