Angel Monique Dowden

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College of Education


Proctor Hall 325
Ph.D.Counselor Education / North Carolina State University
MAUrban Guidance/Counseling / Norfolk State University
B.A.English/Liberal Arts / Norfolk State University


Dr. Angel Riddick Dowden is a counselor educator at North Carolna A&T State University. Dr. Dowden received her Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision and Counseling at North Carolina State University. Dr. Dowden is a former school counselor (6 years), educational consultant at the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (3 years), and English teacher (2 years).

Research Interests

School counseling; Multicultural and Social Justice Counseling; African American populations

Recent Publications

  • Quintn Boston, Paige Dunlap, Glacia Ethridge, Angel Dowden, Myshalae Euring (2015). (Cultural Beliefs and Disability: Implications for Rehabilitation Counsellors). 37, pp. 367-374. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling.
  • Shirlene Augustine, Angel Dowden, Angel Wiggins, LaCheata Hall (2014). (International immersion in Belize: Fostering Counseling Students’ cultural self-awareness. ). (4) 36, pp. 468-484. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling.
  • Angel Dowden, Traci Miller, Tiffany Cooper, Angel Wiggins, Shirlene Smith, Quintin Boston (2014). (Understanding and addressing severe disruptive behaviors among school age children: School counselors' role). In Henry Harris, (1) 9, pp. 4-13. NC Perspectives.
  • Shirlene Smith, LaCheata Hall, Angel Dowden, Tobin Lee (Counselor Educators’ preparedness to lead international cultural immersion: Walking the talk.). In Drs Garry Walz and Jeanne Bleuer, (57) pp. 16. VISTAS Online.