Dr. Dana Hysock WItham Chair/Associate Professor

Office Location

McElhaney Hall, 102E


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

Areas of Research and Teaching Interest

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

Dana Hysock Witham's CV


Dana 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 and has served multiple two-year terms as the co-chair for the ESS Committee on the Status of Women.

Completed dissertations and theses chaired by this faculty member