David Smith, PhD
Co-Author, Good Guys and Athena Rising | Associate Professor of Sociology, Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University
David Smith, PhD, is co-author of, Good Guys: How Men Can Be Better Allies for Women in the Workplace and Associate Professor of Sociology in the Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University. A former Navy pilot, Dr. Smith led diverse organizations of women and men culminating in command of a squadron in combat and flew more than 3,000 hours over 30 years including combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. As a sociologist trained in military sociology and social psychology, he focuses his research in gender, work, and family issues including gender bias in performance evaluations, dual career families, military families, women in the military, and retention of women. He is the co-author of Athena Rising: How and Why Men Should Mentor Women and numerous journal articles and book chapters that focus on gender and the workplace.