Dr. Régine King

Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba

Dr. Régine King

Dr. Régine Uwibereyeho King is Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba. Her research interests include social processes in post-genocide Rwanda, women’s rights, and psychosocial well-being of survivors of organized violence who resettle back into their communities and in other countries as refugees and immigrants. Dr. King is also interested in cross-cultural mental health interventions, indigenous knowledges and methodologies, and transnational social work. She has published on gacaca truth commission, grassroots intergroup dialogue, psychosocial healing, and North-South partnerships in social work education. She is committed to social justice, human rights, and healthy communities.