Dr. Régine Uwibereyeho King

Dr. Régine Uwibereyeho King is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary and Adjunct Professor with the Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba, in Canada. She completed her Ph.D. in 2011 at Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto. Her research interests include social processes in post-genocide Rwanda, women’s rights, and the psychosocial well-being of survivors of organized violence who resettle in their former communities and in North America. Dr. King is also interested in cross-cultural mental health interventions and indigenous knowledges. She has published on truth commissions, grassroots intergroup dialogue and other healing processes, transnational research, and North-South partnerships in social work education. Dr. King is committed to social justice, human rights for all, and healthy communities. Her community engagement has included genocide education and prevention through public speaking both in academic and non-academic settings. Dr. King recently accepted a volunteer position on the Federal Government Cross-Cultural Roundable on Public Safety.


Makerere University
Department of Social Work & Social Administration
P.O Box 7062 Kampala
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