Doe Mayer

Doe Mayer is Professor in the Documentary Production Program at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. Since 2005 she has held the endowed Mary Pickford Chair, and also holds a joint appointment with USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. She has been a Fulbright Senior Specialist in Australia and the Netherlands, and a Fulbright Scholar in Fiji. She has produced, directed and provided technical support for hundreds of productions in the United States and more than twenty developing countries in Africa, Asia, the Pacific Islands and the Americas. Her work is primarily focused on using media for social change and health-based programs, on topics ranging from girls’ education and women’s Internet access to the prevention of HIV/AIDS and domestic violence.