Salisbury University students on campus
Allessia Owens-King

Allessia Owens-King


  • Howard University, PhD, Social Work , 2014
  • University of Michigan, MSW, Interpersonal Practice, 2003
  • University of Michigan, BA, Psychology, 2001

Areas of Expertise

  • Social work practice with individuals and groups
  • Addressing systematic oppression


Currently, I am an associate professor at Salisbury University School of Social Work. I teach both graduate and undergraduate social work students. I am the founding advisor for the NIA Mentoring Initiative and the coordinator of the Comunidad and Umoja Scholars Program (CUSP).