Ngozi Enelamah

Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-0724
Office: UNH Social Work, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824


  • Ph.D., Boston College
  • M.B.A., University of Lagos
  • Ed.M., Harvard University
  • M.S.W., Boston College

Courses Taught

  • SW 551: Human Behavior&Soc Envirnmt II
  • SW 840: Race, Culture and Oppression
  • SW 965: Program & Practice Evaluation

Selected Publications

Lombe, M., Newransky, C., Nebbitt, V., Amano, T., Yu, M., Enelamah, N. V., . . . Walden, N. (n.d.). Individual, familial, and sociocontextual correlates of maternal caregiving among African American adolescents in public housing. Family Relations. doi:10.1111/fare.12870

Enelamah, N. V., Lombe, M., Betancourt, T. S., Williams, D. R., & Shen, C. (2023). Variations in risk, resilience, and protective factors for cognitive and socioemotional development among 3- to 4-year-old children in Nigeria: A multilevel modeling. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 64, 162-173. doi:10.1016/j.ecresq.2023.02.006

McMahan, L. D., Lombe, M., Evans, C. B. R., Enelamah, N. V., Chu, Y., Simms, S., . . . Wideman, L. (2022). Getting to zero HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa: Understanding perceptions of locals using the social determinants of health framework. HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY, 30(3), E739-E748. doi:10.1111/hsc.13444

Lombe, M., Nebbitt, V., Amano, T., Enelamah, N., & Newransky, C. (2021). Maternal caregiver's typologies and internalized behaviors in African American adolescents living in urban public housing. JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY, 49(7), 2548-2568. doi:10.1002/jcop.22493

Villodas, M. L., Nebbitt, V. E., Lombe, M., Yu, M., Foell, A., McCoy, H., & Enelamah, N. V. (n.d.). Assessing the Modified Neighborhood Cohesion Index Among African American Adolescents Living in Public Housing: An Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research. doi:10.1086/716084

O'Connor, R., Betancourt, T. S., & Enelamah, N. V. (2021). Safeguarding the Lives of Children Affected by Boko Haram: Application of the SAFE Model of Child Protection to a Rights-Based Situation Analysis. HEALTH AND HUMAN RIGHTS, 23(1), 27-41. Retrieved from

Egmont, W., Takeuchi, D., McBrady, E., & Enelamah, N. V. (n.d.). Immigrant Integration in the United States. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/obo/9780195389678-0296

Nebbitt, V., Lombe, M., Pitzer, K. A., Foell, A., Enelamah, N., Chu, Y., . . . Gaylord-Harden, N. (2021). Exposure to Violence and Posttraumatic Stress Among Youth in Public Housing: Do Community, Family, and Peers Matter?. JOURNAL OF RACIAL AND ETHNIC HEALTH DISPARITIES, 8(1), 264-274. doi:10.1007/s40615-020-00780-0

Enelamah, N. V., & Tran, T. (2020). Dimensions of altruism behaviors among Americans in the general social survey. JOURNAL OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR IN THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT, 30(2), 213-227. doi:10.1080/10911359.2019.1673274

Lombe, M., Mabikke, H., Enelamah, N. V., & Chu, Y. (2019). Conceptualizing the African child as orphan and vulnerable: A label in need of redefinition?. INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL WORK, 62(1), 62-75. doi:10.1177/0020872817710546

Most Cited Publications