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Dana-ain Davis
Associate Professor, M.P.H., Ph.D.

Urban anthropology, gender, race, public policy, participatory action research, Black Studies, feminist theory.

Powdermaker Hall , Room 250
Phone: 718-997-5136
dana.davis1@qc.cuny.edu

Associate Professor Dana-ain Davis received her PhD from the CUNY Graduate Center in anthropology in 2001. Before coming to Queens College in 2007, she was Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Coordinator of the Global Black Studies Program at SUNY/Purchase.

Professor Davis serves as Associate Chair for Graduate Studies.

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Research Interests

Davis' areas of specialization include black studies, family and sexual violence, reproductive rights, poverty and welfare policy, and women's studies. She has published one book, Battered Black Women and Welfare Reform, as well as a number of articles on women and welfare policy. She is President-elect of the Association of Black Anthropologists, Executive Director of the ADCO Foundation, Board Chair of the New York Foundation, and serves as a consultant to a number of foundations that fund projects involving women's issues.

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 Faculty Listing

 
Marcia Bayne-Smith
Associate Professor

Melissa Checker
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Dana-ain Davis
Associate Professor, M.P.H., Ph.D.

Martin Hanlon
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Tarry Hum
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Christos Ioannides
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Madhulika Khandelwal
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Jeff Maskovsky
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

William Muraskin
Professor, Ph.D.

Leonard Rodberg
Professor, Ph.D.

Alice Sardell
Professor, Ph.D.

John E. Seley
Professor, Ph.D.

Stephen Steinberg
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D.

 
 
     



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