Ngozi Enelamah

Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-0724
Office: UNH Social Work, Pettee Hall Rm 317, 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. (2023). Individual, familial, and sociocontextual correlates of maternal caregiving among African American adolescents in public housing. Family Relations, 72(5), 2390-2409. doi:10.1111/fare.12870

Foell, A., Amano, T., Newransky, C., Nebbitt, V., Lombe, M., Yu, M., . . . Tirmazi, M. T. (2023). Stress Biomarkers in Black Youth: Exploring Psychological, Behavioral, and Socio-Ecological Correlates.. J Urban Health, 100(5), 892-903. doi:10.1007/s11524-023-00776-1

Enelamah, N. V., Lombe, M., Yu, M., Villodas, M. L., Foell, A., Newransky, C., . . . Nebbitt, V. (2023). Structural and Intermediary Social Determinants of Health and the Emotional and Behavioral Health of US Children.. Children (Basel), 10(7). doi:10.3390/children10071100

Rose-Clarke, K. (2023). Gender (in)equity in global mental health research: A call to action. Transcultural Psychiatry, 60(3), 400-411. doi:10.1177/13634615231180376

Villodas, M. L., Nebbitt, V. E., Lombe, M., Yu, M., Foell, A., McCoy, H., & Enelamah, N. V. (2023). Assessing the Modified Neighborhood Cohesion Index Among African American Adolescents Living in Public Housing: An Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis.. J Soc Social Work Res, 14(2), 291-312. doi:10.1086/716084

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

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