Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5354 USA
- Ph.D. Bryn Mawr College
- M.A., Fordham University
- M.Div., Mary Immaculate College and Seminary
- B.A., Mary Immaculate College and Seminary
Dr. Cooney joined the School of Social Work faculty in 1977. He teaches courses on the history of social welfare, community practice, social change, and race and culture. Dr. Cooney is active in many social justice organizations, and serves as a City Commissioner for Kalamazoo. Dr. Cooney has a committed interest in community practice, social justice, and confronting institutional prejudice and inequality.