Mittie Davis Jones (Dr. Mittie Davis Jones), Ph.D.
 Title: Associate Professor - Emerita
Interim Director, Diversity Institute
 Dept: Urban Studies
 Office: UR 238B
 Phone: 216-687-3861
 Fax: 216-687-5398
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. UR 238B, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
Public policy, housing policy, public housing, diversity and inclusion, program evaluation
Ph.D., Political Science, Wayne State University, 1985
Master of Urban Planning, Urban Planning, Wayne State University, 1979
B.A., Social Science, Michigan State University, 1971
Brief Bio:
Mittie Davis Jones holds a Ph.D. in political science and her Master of Urban Planning from Wayne State University. She holds a B.A. from Michigan State University. Dr. Jones has been a practitioner, student, and researcher in the field of urban affairs for over 35 years. Her previous work experience includes positions in city planning, public housing management, and housing program development. She has served on the boards of and as technical advisor to a number of community-based organizations in Detroit and Cleveland. Her research interests include urban politics, public policy analysis, housing and community development, public housing, fair housing, and race relations.  Dr. Jones' articles have appeared in Policy Studies Review, Journal of Planning Education and Research, and Housing Policy Debate. She has conducted evaluations of the 21st Century Community Learning Center Program, the HOPE VI Revitalization Program and programs funded by the National Institutes of Health to address health disparities.