Dr. Davis joined the faculty in 1972. Her fields of interest include comparative politics, specializing in Europe, Southern politics, and research methodology. Davis is a public opinion expert, who conducts political polls in Alabama and throughout the South. She is quoted regularly in publications such as the New York Times and Washington Post and, over the years, has appeared on all of the national networks. Dr. Davis was a candidate for the U.S. Senate in 1996.
Dr. Davis holds a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and undergraduate degree from Stetson University.more » « less