Assistant Professor of Instruction
- PhD, Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- MSW, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- MBA, Florida A&M University
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.