Jordie Davies is a doctoral student at the University of Chicago, studying American Politics and Political Theory. Her research interests include black politics, social movements, and political participation. She is interested in the ways the new and partisan media environment enables or obscures marginalized voices in public discourse.

Jordie is a  2017 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship recipient and was selected as a 2015-2016 member American Political Science Association's Minority Fellow Program. 

Jordie also enjoys writing about public policy. She has worked as a K-12 Education Policy Intern at The Century Foundation and as a Graduate Fellow at The Black Youth Project.

Jordie received a BA in Political Science from Emory University, in Atlanta, GA, with a minor in Educational Studies.