Jenna Davis

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Jenna Davis, PhD

  • Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Higgins-Magid Faculty Senior Fellow, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

473 Via Ortega, Y2E2, Room 255
Stanford, CA 94305-4020

(650) 725-9170 (voice)


Jennifer (“Jenna”) Davis is a Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Higgins-Magid Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, both of Stanford University. She also heads the Stanford Program on Water, Health & Development. Professor Davis’ research and teaching is focused at the interface of engineered water supply and sanitation systems and their users, particularly in developing countries. She has conducted field research in more than 20 countries, including most recently Zambia, Bangladesh, and Uganda.