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Jenna Davis

Jenna Davis

Professor
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment
PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill, Environmental Science & Engineering
MSPH, UNC-Chapel Hill, Public Health

Jennifer (“Jenna”) Davis is Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Higgins-Magid Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, both of Stanford University. She also heads the Stanford Program on Water, Health & Development. Professor Davis’ research and teaching is focused at the nexus of water, economic development and public health, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. She has conducted field research in more than 20 countries, including most recently Zambia, Bangladesh, and Uganda.