Women's Studies Faculty Listing
Rajani Bhatia (Ph.D., University of Maryland)
Sex selection practices, reproductive rights and population control, race and gender.
Hobson (Ph.D., Emory University) Undergraduate 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 and LGBTQ history, film and documentary studies.
Sutton (Ph.D., University of Oregon) Graduate Director
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
methods. (On sabbatical leave 2013-2014)
Visiting Assistant Professor
Carolina Diaz (Ph.D., Rutgers University)
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.
Lani V. Jones (Ph.D., Boston College)
Joanne M. Kaufman (Ph. D., Emory University)
Nancy Newman (Ph.D., Brown University)
Representations of gender, race, and class in musical works and soundtracks; women in music; feminist approaches to music history and production.
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.
Affiliated Faculty (partial list)
Tamika L. Carey (English)
Angie Chung (Sociology)
Joanna Dreby (Sociology)
Rachel Dressler (Art History)
Mike Hill (English)
Eric Keenaghan (English)
Deborah LaFond (University Libraries)
Karyn Loscocco (Sociology)
Andi Lyons (Theater)
Loretta Pyles (Social Welfare)
Judith Saidel (Public Administration & Policy)
Helene Scheck (English)
Patricia Strach (Political Science & Public Administration)
Eszter Szalczer (Theater)
Katherine Trent (Sociology)
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:email@example.com
Christine E. Bose
LaFond (M.L.I.S., University of California,