Full-time Faculty

Director of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Dr. Kavita Daiya
Kavita Daiya

 

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Director

 

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Postcolonial and Asian American Studies 

Global Feminisms

Race and Gender Studies

Migration Studies, Migration, and Conflict Studies 

Asia


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Cynthia Deitch

 

Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Sociology, and Public Policy

 

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Gender and Work

Gender and Employment Policy


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Dr. Chad Heap

 

WGSS Undergraduate Advisor and Faculty

 

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Sexuality 

Gender 

Urban history 

American culture

History of the social sciences


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Daniel Moshenberg

 

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Associate Professor of English

 

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Feminist Rhetoric

Women's Literacy Cultures

Women's Mobilization Cultures

Women Workers' Cultural Studies.


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Kelly Pemberton

 

Associate Professor of Religion and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

 

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Civil Society

Comparative Research Methods (esp. trans-national comparative research)

Gender and Development

Gender and Islam in South Asia and the Middle East

The Landscape of Religious Authority and Authorities

Migration, Transnationalism, and Identity

Ritual Studies

Sufism


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Rachel Riedner

 

Associate Professor of Writing and of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

 

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Transnational Feminisms

Feminist Rhetorics

Cultural Studies

Pedagogy


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Sara Matthiesen

 

Dr. Sara Matthiesen

 

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Feminist theory 
U.S. social movements
Critical legal studies and legal history
Gender, sexuality, race, and reproduction in 20th century U.S. History 
Gender and sexuality studies with an emphasis on race and class inequalities
 

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Eiko Strader

 

Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Public Policy

 

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Inequality

Work-family policies

Poverty and welfare states

Immigration policies

Incarceration

Military

Research methods


ADJUNCT INSTRUCTORS

Sara Collina
Part-time faculty

Catherine Hill
Part-time faculty

Janine Moussa

Part-time faculty 

Cathryn Masto Oakley
Part-time faculty

Sarah Warbelow
Part-time faculty


AFFILIATED FACULTY

Attiya Ahmad
Associate Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs

Nemata Blyden
Associate Professor of History and International Affairs

Naomi Cahn
Harold H. Greene Professor of Law, GWU Law School

Elizabeth Chacko
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, Professor of Geography and of International Affairs

Erin Chapman
Associate Professor of History and of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Patricia Chu
Associate Professor of English

Cayo Gamber
Associate Professor of Writing and of Women’s Studies

Cynthia Harrison
Associate Professor Emeritus of History, of Women’s Studies, and of Public Policy

 

Leslie Jacobson
Chair, Professor of Theater and Dance

Ivy Ken
Associate Professor of Sociology

Randi Kristensen
Director of Writing in the Disciplines Program, Assistant Professor of Writing

Robert McRuer
Professor of English

Mika Natif
Assistant Professor of Art History
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Art History

Cristin McKnight Sethi
Assistant Professor of Art History

Katherine Wasdin
Assistant Professor of Classics

Gail Weiss
Dean’s Research Chair and Professor of Philosophy