Dr. Dana Hysock Witham

  • Dr. Dana Hysock-Witham

    Assistant Professor

    Office Location

    McElhaney Hall, 112D
    724-357-6247
    dana.hysock@iup.edu

    Education

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

    Biography:

    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