Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies



Our students share their reasons for choosing WGS as their major and their experience as members of the Teaching Collective.


News & Announcements:

Joan E. Schulz, 1930 - 2016

Beloved founder of Women's Studies Joan Evelyn Schulz passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 13, 2016. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, October 29, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the First Unitarian Church of Albany, 405 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12206. Below is a link to her obituary:


Tenure-track Assistant Professor position!

We are seeking applications from scholars who specialize in LGBT/Queer Studies. To apply, please use the link below:


Closing date is September 16, 2016.

We have moved!

Our new home is HU 355. We will have open house party in September to introduce our new space to the University community!

New Office