NUFP Past Board Chair; NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program Representative, EISJ Division
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Houston
Tiffany J. Davis, Ph.D.,all is a clinical assistant professor of higher education in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Houston, where she also serves as program director of the Higher Education Master’s Programs. Dr. Davis’ classroom teaching, scholarly work, and professional service broadly focus on issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion within postsecondary contexts and professional pathways and socialization for the higher education profession. Her most recent work focuses on the role of urban serving institutions, self-care among student affairs professionals, and faculty experiences and career development within the academy, particularly for Women of Color and broadly among faculty on the margins (i.e., womxn, People of Color, and LGBTQ faculty).
Dr. Davis earned her Ph.D. in counseling and student personnel services and a graduate certificate in interdisciplinary qualitative studies at the University of Georgia, a master’s degree in college student personnel and graduate certificate in organization development and change from Bowling Green State University, and a bachelor’s degree in human ecology from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Davis remains highly active in professional associations, namely NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, serving as the current national chair for the NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP) Advisory Board and a representative in NASPA’s Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice (EISJ) Division.