Janice M. Davis, PhD, MSW, LCSW-C is the Director of Field Education at Howard University School of Social Work in Washington, DC. She has worked at Howard University School of Social Work for over 15 years. She currently teaches course in Human Behavior and the Social Environment and Substance Use and Abuse. Her research interests include: nontraditional students, first generation college students, social class, art as a curricular innovation in social work, social determinants of health and adolescent males in the education system.
As a clinical social worker for over thirty years, she has had the opportunity to work with numerous underserved populations. Dr. Davis has worked as a school social worker, medical social worker, substance abuse worker and private practitioner. She has extensive experience working with adolescents in at risk communities. Dr. Davis also plans and develops seminars, conferences and workshops for professional development.