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Keesha Benson

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Assistant Professor of Instruction

Contact

215-204-6103
 

Education

  • PhD, Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MSW, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MBA, Florida A&M University

Biography

Dr. Benson received her MBA from Florida A&M University, and both her MSW and PhD in Social Work from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to joining the Temple faculty, she served as a Research Associate at UNC Chapel Hill for the Strong Couples-Strong Children program, a federally funded community-based intervention. Dr. Benson's research and service focuses on nonresidential African American father involvement, healthy marriages, and child welfare.