Mavis brings 25 years of experience in community-based research (CBR) to the Institute as a Faculty Affiliate. She also has extensive experience integrating CEL opportunities into junior and senior undergraduate courses, for which she was awarded the UGFA Distinguished Professor Award for Innovation in Teaching in 2014.
She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. Her areas of interest and focus include violence against women, women and the law, feminist criminology, justice and social policy, public sociology, community based participatory research (CBPR) and community-engaged learning.
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