Kim Davies, PhD
Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
A graduate of The Ohio State University, Dr. Kim Davies began her academic career at Augusta University in 1996. During her tenure at Augusta University, Davies was named Outstanding Faculty Member in recognition of her excellent teaching in 2001 and in 2009, she received the Louis K. Bell Alumni Research. A sociologist and criminologist, Davies academic focus is on gender, homicide and violence by and against women. Dr. Davies was the Interim Director of Women’s Studies in 2001-2002 and the Chair of the Department of Social Sciences 2004 to 2020. She has also served as President of the Mid-South Sociological Association and President of ASU’s Phi Kappa Phi honor society, and she is currently the President of the Homicide Research Working Group.