Women's Studies Faculty Listing
Eubanks (Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Information technology and urban poverty in the United
States; the relationship between public policy and feminist and
anti-racist activism; collaborative research, design and educational
approaches such as popular education and participatory action
research. On sabbatical leave 2012-13.
Hobson (Ph.D., Emory University) Graduate Director
Women in the African Diaspora, postcolonial feminist theories,
critical race theories, film and popular culture.
W. Ng (Ph.D., University
of Hawaii) Department Chair
Asian American studies; U.S. Women's History; U.S. Civil Rights History; transnational
studies; film and popular culture; documentary film production.
Sutton (Ph.D., University of Oregon) Honors
Globalization; body politics; women in Latin America; human rights;
women's movements; global justice movements; intersections of
systems of inequality (race, class, sexuality, nation); qualitative
Gender and development in Latin America and the Caribbean;
cultural studies; U.S. Latinas; global women's studies.
Berger (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin)
Women and gender in Africa; comparative perspectives on women;
women's history; labor history; South Africa.
E. Bose (Ph.D.,
Johns Hopkins University)
U.S. historical demography; gender and employment in Latin
America; social stratification and the labor market; household
R. Cohen (Ph.D., Yale University)
Representations of the body, gender, and gesture in early Modern
European visual culture (1500-1800); animals in visual culture
and natural philosophy in the early modern era.
Julie Novkov (J.D., New York University; Ph.D., University of Michigan)
Law, gender, race and constitutional/political development in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the United States.
Spitze (Ph.D., University of Illinois)
families and aging; household labor; intergenerational relations;
work and family issues.
Retired Core Faculty
Bonnie Spanier (Ph.D., Harvard University)
Science and politics of breast cancer; women's health policy; feminist science studies; gender, race, class, sexuality, and ableness in the sciences; ideologies of difference in biology, particularly molecular biology. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
LaFond (M.L.I.S., University of California,