Dana DeHart

Dana DeHart is assistant dean for research at the University of South Carolina’s College of Social Work. Dr. DeHart’s specialty area is violence and victimization. She has been principal investigator on approximately $5 million in grants and contracts addressing issues such as victimization and survivor services, impact of incarceration on families, gendered pathways to adult and juvenile offending, mental health and substance abuse, and predatory sexual behavior.

She has published in peer-reviewed journals such as Psychology of Women Quarterly, Psychiatric Services, Violence Against Women, Violence & Victims, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, and Journal of Family Violence.