Mary Davis, DrPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Health Behavior

Curriculum Vitae

Health Behavior – Ops
1209 C Hillsborough Rd
Chapel Hill NC
1994 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health DrPH, Behavioral Sciences
1991 University of Alabama Birmingham School of Public Health MSPH, Health Behavior
Research interests

  • Public health leadership
  • Public health practice
Research activities


  • Since 2001, Evaluation Services has provided program planning and evaluation services to more than 40 programs at NCIPH, the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, and national efforts
  • Research on public health systems and services using participatory approaches
  • Specialty areas are accreditation, quality improvement, and public health partnerships

Primary teaching area

  • Program evaluation

Primary Research areas

  • Public Health Systems Research
  • Evaluation
  • Building community provider capacity in health promotion programming
Staff/administrative responsibilities

HB Availability

  • Advisor on a special project
  • Capstone preceptor
  • Classroom or continuing education lecture
  • Faculty research collaboration
  • Student research supervision
  • Dissertation committee member
  • Informal research advice or technical assistance
  • HB Student Career Information Day volunteer
  • Practicum preceptor