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Dr. Dana Hysock Witham

Dr. Dana Hysock-Witham

Assistant Professor

Office Location

McElhaney Hall, 112D


  • East Stroudsburg University, BS, Psychology
  • Loyola College in Maryland, MS, Counseling Psychology
  • University of Delaware, PhD, Sociology


Dr. Hysock Witham regularly teaches courses on sociological practice, the sociology of gender, alcohol and drug abuse, deviance, and intimate partner violence. Her research interests include gender, violence against women, deviance, and social inequality. She currently serves the IUP Sociology Department as the chair of the Undergraduate Education Committee and Internship Coordinator. She is an active member of the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS) and has served multiple two-year terms as the cochair for the ESS Committee on the Status of Women.

Areas of Expertise

Gender, Intimate Partner Violence, Social Inequality, Peer Sexual Harassment, and Rape Prevention

Dr. Dana Hysock Witham – Curriculum Vitae

  • Sociology Department
  • McElhaney Hall, Room 102
    441 North Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2730
  • Fax: 724-357-4842
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.